Working with Aston

Requirements over £50K


Aston welcomes suppliers to register their interest at ProContractelectronic tendering system for all our tendering needs.  

It is important to check ProContract frequently for tender opportunities as it's the responsibility of the supplier to express an interest. 

The Purchasing
Department does not necessarily notify suppliers of all tender opportunities as they arise.    

Please see the resources list (right) for further information and the opportunities under £25k (below).

Aston Centre For Growth - Business Mentors (292)

We are seeking no more than eight (based on your final evaluation) experienced Business Mentors to be key members of the delivery team at Aston Business School for the Aston Programme for Small Business Growth

For further information or to apply for this opportunity be register on ProContract - Link provided to the right.

ERDF procurement requirements 

  • *ERDF requirements and Aston procurement requirements over £25,000 will be advertised on https://online.contractsfinder.businesslink.gov.uk/  or OJEU (dependant on thresholds).
Resources & Useful Links

ProContractelectronic tendering system for Aston University Tenders

Gov.uk - guidance for SME/BME’s on how to compete for public sector

Contracts Finder - tenders and request for quotes between £10k and OJEU level are advertised here.

The University Caterers Organisation (TUCO)- Please follow the link for further information on becoming a University Catering Framework supplier.

Southern Universities Purchasing Consortium (SUPC) - Please follow the link for further information on becoming a Consortium Framework supplier.

No Order No Pay - Please follow the link for further information on the finance ordering policy