Utilities Supplies & Services

Why buy from the National Public Sector Framework?

The framework is compliant with procurement regulations and is accessible to any organisation within the public sector.

It offers a bespoke and fully compliant route to market for all your power needs and ensures market leading value due to proactive market monitoring and precise market timing.

The Utilities Supplies & Services framework will help you to achieve best rates on electricity and gas as it will be competitively sourced across a range of energy suppliers.

A range of different contract options are available, including; Fully Fixed, Energy Only, Flexible and Basket contracts.

It was awarded on 22nd October 2018 and runs to 21st October 2020 with a possible extension to 21st October 2022.

The framework provides added value throughout when compared to other public sector frameworks. The framework is:

Designed by experts

  • This framework has been developed by experts in the field who have many years of operational experience across a range of public sector organisations


  • A variety of options and contract lengths to suit your needs
  • Dedicated help desk assistance with support that is provided by people with specific energy expertise who can advise on specification, technical queries and contract management issues


  • No hidden costs, what you’re quoted is what you pay
  • All quotes are free, there is no obligation to accept a proposal and no pressure to proceed
  • The framework is compliant with The Public Contracts Regulations when it is used according to the guidance provided
  • You can be sure that our pre-vetted suppliers are of the highest quality and have been through a rigorous selection process in order to get on to the framework


  • Dedicated contract management team offering excellent customer service
  • Benchmarking value will be demonstrated on a like for like basis

Who can use the Framework

  • Central Government, Local Government & Public Corporations
  • Local Authorities
  • Police, Fire & Rescue Services
  • NHS Bodies in the UK
  • Hospices in the UK
  • Registered Social Landlords (Housing Associations)
  • Third Sector and Charities in the United Kingdom
  • Citizens Advice in the United Kingdom
  • Non-Departmental Public Bodies
  • National Parks Authorities

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How can I use this Framework

Please contact Tenet Procurement Services to use this framework.

Tenet are part of the Crescent Purchasing Group of Companies and operate on a not-for-profit basis.

Contract Management

Should you require any further support with this framework please contact us: