Register today to access...

  • Connect - Join our forum where you can share ideas, hints & tips and access special offers and contract updates.

  • Procurement support and a FREE contract Healthcheck - Demonstrable contract savings!

  • Visit our online catalogue. 25,000+ products with online ordering.

  • ESPO Dealing Direct features 150+ compliant contracts.

  • Ask Helpdesk. Got a product query or need some help? Ask us here!

  • Our Academies Procurement Guide offers Procurement help & advice and provides a quick reference point for our products & services.


Eastern Shires Purchasing Organisation (ESPO) is one of the UK's largest public sector professional buying organisations. We provide a comprehensive procurement service to enable customers to acquire a wide range of products and services at the best possible price in compliance with current UK and EU procurement rules and regulations.

Academy Procurement Solutions (APS) is our online procurement resource to help Academies easily access the comprehensive range of products and services available from ESPO.

ESPO APS offers everything you need in one place!... More than 25000 products in our main catalogue, access to 150+ compliant contracts, and procurement help and advice all just one click away!

We have a comprehensive range of products & services, including;

  • Academy Conversion Consultancy
  • Energy Solutions
  • Catering Services
  • Cleaning Services 
  • Grounds Maintenance Services
  • HR & Payroll Solutions
  • ICT Solutions
  • Insurance
  • Temporary Staffing Solutions (MSTAR)
  • Waste Collection Services
  • Washroom Services
  • Photocopiers & Printing Solutions
  • Telecoms

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