NEPO – achieving benefits across the public sector through collaborative procurement
Following NEPO’s competitive tender process, Bloom Procurement Services was appointed to deliver NEPRO as single supplier from December 2015 for a period of four years.
Established in 1976, NEPO (North East Procurement Organisation) undertakes high-value procurement in major strategic areas of spend in conjunction with public sector authorities and a range of associate members.
NEPO’s portfolio of procurement solutions cover a range of categories including construction, energy, facilities management, fleet, food, ICT, social care and professional services. Many of NEPO’s solutions are available for use by public sector bodies throughout the UK.
In 2015 NEPO launched NEPRO, the neutral vendor solution for specialist professional service. Bloom Procurement Services Ltd were appointed as delivery partner. Since then, NEPRO has grown from strength to strength, offering the public sector a compliant, speedy route to appointing specialist professional services.
To access NEPRO and other available solutions, Contracting Authorities simply need to become NEPO Associate Members which is free of charge and simple to achieve.
To do this, just get in touch with NEPO or see our technical FAQs.
You can find out more about NEPO at nepo.org