Fiona McCaig

Written 25 posts

Do you want to better understand your climate impact?

27th September 2022

To celebrate Scot Climate Week 2022, we want to highlight our public facing and free to all eLearning for public sector procurement professionals.
In this blog we will tell you all you need to know about the three different eLearnings and where to find them.

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Award of new Managed Print Solutions (MPS) framework

25th August 2022

Scottish Procurement are delighted to announce that we have awarded the new Managed Print Solutions framework, commencing 22 August 2022. This is the fourth generation of the framework and replaces the previous Office Equipment agreement.

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Public Procurement – Annual procurement reports for 2021 – 2022: revised procurement strategies and notifying Scottish Ministers

22nd August 2022

This policy note provides details of how a public body should notify Scottish Ministers of the publication of their annual procurement report covering the financial year 2021‑22

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Model Sustainability Test examples on the Sustainable Procurement Tools

9th August 2022

A number of completed examples of the sustainability test are now live on the Sustainable Procurement Tools website.

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Public procurement – Changes to Scottish procurement legislation to give effect to the Free Trade Agreement between the UK and Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway: SPPN 4/2022

9th August 2022

This Scottish Procurement Policy note, informs of changes to procurement legislation that have arisen from the passing of The Public Procurement (International Trade Agreements) (Amendment) Regulations 2022.

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Transparency in Supply Chains legislation: consultation on extending requirements to Scottish public bodies

3rd August 2022

We have launched a consultation on the extension of Transparency in Supply Chain legislation to Scottish public bodies, open until 22 August 2022.

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Global Accessibility Awareness Day

19th May 2022

Celebrating Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD), to get people thinking and learning about digital access and inclusion, and the more than One Billion people with disabilities/impairments. 

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Telephony and Communication Services Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) now live

27th April 2022

Telephony and Communication Services Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) for is now live and open for organisations to use!

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Public Procurement – Prompt Payment in the Supply Chain: SPPN 2/2022

7th April 2022

This note to provide details of how public bodies are to embed prompt payment performance in the supply chain through procurement processes.

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Public Procurement – Russian and Belarusian companies: SPPN 1/2022

4th April 2022

This note covers the procurement implications and options that public bodies may choose to take, beyond the UK sanctions regime, with a view to discouraging activity which may support the Russian government’s action.

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