Welcome to the Procurement Journey!

The Procurement Journey provides guidance for public sector buyers who procure goods, services and care and support services.

Please read the disclaimer and definitions before you start.

Take a look at our Welcome Video if you are new to the Procurement Journey.

For more information please refer to: 

For supplier guidance, please access the Supplier Journey

Route 1


  • Unregulated procurements under £50k
  • Not repetitive or specialist

Route 2


  • Regulated procurements
  • Between £50k and the GPA threshold

Route 3


  • Regulated procurements
  • GPA threshold and above

How Do I Use the Procurement Journey?

If you have never used the Procurement Journey before, you can find out more information here.

Document Library

You can search and filter on Procurement Journey documents based on route and station.


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