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Buying and who to contact

Buying takes place at different levels within the organisation and we have a central corporate team that provides advice and support.

If you want to supply goods or services to us, contact either the Corporate Procurement Service or the lead for your category of products or services.

Corporate Procurement Service

Deals with strategy and policy issues and procurement. They will arrange contracts for goods and services for use by all departments or projects. This team works in co-operation with the other groups listed here., Tel: 0161 234 3265

Capital Projects Group

Provides project management services to our projects and deals with major capital projects such as construction. Also uses external project management companies employed under a framework agreement., Capital Procurement Group Tel: 0161 219 6530

Children and Families

Deals with the arrangement of care contracts and packages for residents and also covers social issues.

Tel: 0161 234 3823

Environment and Operational Support Services

Deal with a variety of more specific contracts connected with building maintenance, engineering, highways and horticultural requirements., Tel: 0161 908 5789

Hospitality and Trading Services

Deal with catering supplies and service contracts

Library Services Resources, Tel: 0161 234 1940

Printing Services M4, Tel: 0161 234 3300


Procurement of goods and services., Tel: 0161 234 4720

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