ECL purchases a wide range of good and services across both Essex and West Sussex to support the delivery of our business. As a Local Authority Trading Company, ECL operates according to the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 and conducts tender exercises to meet our requirements.
As a Local Authority Trading Company, ECL operates according to the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 and conducts tender exercises to meet our requirements.
For the purposes of managing the purchase of goods and services, ECL uses the term ‘procurement’ to mean the entirety of the acquisition process, from definition of initial need, through tendering, delivery, invoicing, payment and contract management.
ECL advertises all open tender opportunities below. Contracts with a value of over £10,000 will also be listed on Contracts Finder and contracts with a value exceeding the EU Threshold (currently: £181,302) will also be advertised in the Official Journal of the European Union.
ECL conducts all tender exercises electronically through the Bravo System. Suppliers will need to register for this system to view and respond to ECL tender opportunities.