We want to make it as easy as possible for both current and future suppliers to tender for goods and services with us.

We advertise all contract opportunities through Public Contracts Scotland. If you would like to work with us, the first step is to register with Public Contracts Scotland.

Procurement within Falkirk Council is governed primarily by Contract Standing Orders. The Procurement Procedures provide additional guidance for officers to procure in accordance with Contract Standing Orders and public procurement legislation.

Contract Standing Orders
Procurement Procedures

Procurement Strategy

The Procurement Strategy sets out the vision, objectives and actions for Falkirk Council procurement over the period 2020 to 2023. The Strategy supports our priorities as set out in the Corporate Plan 2017-22, the objectives of the Business Plan 2019-2024 and the transformational change required through the Council of the Future programme.

Procurement Strategy 2020 to 2023

Annual Procurement Reports

Falkirk Council's Annual Procurement Report covering the period 01 April 2019 to 31 March 2020 is the Council's third annual procurement report. It outlines how its procurement activity has complied with the outcomes of the Procurement Strategy, provides a summary of regulated procurement activities completed during the period, and details planned procurement activities over the period 01 April 2020 to 31 March 2022.

Annual Procurement Report 2019 to 2020

Our second Annual Procurement Report covering the period 01 January 2018 to 31 March 2019 can be found below:

Annual Procurement Report 2018 to 2019

Our first Annual Procurement Report covering the period 01 January 2017 to 31 March 2018 can be found below:

Annual Procurement Report 2017 to 2018

Our team were recognised as Scotland's Team of the Year for Local Authorities and Consortia, at the GO Excellent in Public Procurement Awards Scotland 2013.

Further information on business development in Falkirk is available on our business development and advice section.