Office of Government Procurement
Published on 1 June 2020
Last updated on 3 November 2021
This page provides information and resources for buyers in the public sector.
The purpose of these guidelines is to promote best practice and consistency of application of the public procurement rules in relation to the purchase of goods and services.
See public procurement guidelines for goods and services
The Office of Government Procurement (OGP) has since April 2016 published a standard suite of templates.
The templates, which are designed for above EU threshold tenders, are to be used by Contracting Authorities (Government Departments and State Bodies) for low to medium risk goods and services.
Templates - Goods and General Services
The Buyer Zone is a password-protected area for public sector bodies only.
Access Buyer Zone
For all OGP Frameworks, see the Current Arrangements below:
Current Arrangements - Q3 2021
Our Framework catalogue is available via the link below.
OGP Framework Catalogue November 2021
Circulars - goods and general services
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