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Purchasing

WELCOME TO THE PURCHASING OFFICE

The role of the Purchasing Office is to provide an efficient, effective and valuable service to academic and academic-support departments, ensuring best in class procurement for the University.

The Purchasing Office aims to promote procurement practices which will ensure that:

  • value for money is achieved through the efficient use of resources
  • total cost is managed appropriately
  • purchasing power is maximised
  • risk is minimised
  • legal requirements are adhered to
  • corporate, social responsibilities are adhered to
  • best practice is met, and exceeded where possible