Useful procurement documents and websites
- DfE guidance documents for schools, on buying goods and services effectively - these describe the rules schools should follow
- Gov.uk guidance on buying and managing public sector goods and services - schools are required to comply with these public contracts regulations
- Waltham Forest Council's procurement manual for schools should follow when procuring goods and services to ensure value for money and fairness.
The Waltham Forest Council's procurement manual includes some more general advice that might not be relevant to schools. It should be read in conjunction with the Council's School Finance Regulations.