What we buy

The Education Authority Procurement Service manages the procurement of a diverse range of supplies, services and works with a total contract expenditure just under £200m annually. 

The main categories of spend within EA Procurement are:  

  • Catering
  • Transport
  • Information technology
  • Construction projects
  • Maintenance Works
  • Managed Services
  • Business services and facilities management
  • School equipment, materials and stationery

EA Procurement Activity including current opportunities, recently awarded contracts and procurement pipeline can be accessed here.

Last upated: 23/10/2018