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).

Mobile Games Design Companies - Framework - Closing date for expressions of interest 27th April 2016 - Information 

  • Aston Business School TRAN-SIP ERDF funded project is requesting tenders for Venue Hire for Business Breakfasts. Tender submissions for one or more events are welcome.  Closing date is Friday 22nd July 2016 at 12:00p.m. 


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