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 2017-2020 provides a clear and consistent framework to ensure that our procurement activities support all services to meet national priorities and Falkirk Council priorities as set out in the Council's Corporate Plan.

Procurement Strategy 2017 to 2020

Annual Procurement Reports

Falkirk Council's Annual Procurement Report covering the period 01 April 2018 to 31 March 2019 is the Council's second 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 2019 to 31 March 2021.

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.