Scotland Excel is the Centre of Procurement Expertise for local government in Scotland. Established in 2008, we are an award-winning public procurement organisation funded by Scotland’s 32 local authorities.
Over the past ten years, Scotland Excel has helped to establish procurement as an effective mechanism for supporting local government financial challenges and policy priorities through the delivery of national collaborative contracts and initiatives which increase procurement capability across the public sector.
Our £1bn contract portfolio supports the delivery of a wide range of essential public services provided by councils including social care, construction, roads, transport, environment, corporate and education. We also work in partnership with other public sector organisations to deliver procurement support across a range of key national policy areas including Digital / ICT solutions.
Scotland Excel’s Transport category team cover a wide range of fleet and fleet related contracts including Heavy Vehicles; Tyres Services; Light & Heavy Plant; Grounds Maintenance equipment; Vehicle and Plant Hire and Vehicle Parts.
Since May 2017, Scotland Excel have partnered with Crown Commercial Service on their Vehicle Purchase framework and web portal to provide Scottish Local Authorities access to light and commercial vehicles, including a full range of electric and other ULEV vehicles.