Free procurement support for schools

We take the stress, cost and confusion out of school procurement activities, enabling better buying practices in schools.

And it's all free! It's funded by the Department for Education and managed by procurement specialists 2buy2.com Limited.

Case Studies

How we've helped schools buy better

£40k saved

Rolls Crescent Primary School

After a contract review with their regional buying Hub, Rolls Crescent Primary School found savings of... Read more

£75k saved

Wellacre Technical Academy

After a contract review with their regional Hub, Wellacre Technical College found savings of £25K a year on... Read more

Testimonials

  • “The schools buying hub gave some incredibly helpful advice, and even offered to meet with the supplier to ensure we were getting best value for money. We were very happy with their services, and the positive attitude from the team, and have been back in touch for some guidance on energy procurement.”

    Senior Finance Manager

  • “Response times are very quick (same day or the next day), advice is clear and easy to follow, people are friendly and approachable, makes the process of seeking advice very helpful and 'stress free'. All round service from the Buying Hub is great!”

    Survey Response

  • “I understand the Hub is a trial however what I have received so far has been immense, it has saved me time, money and even contributed to my own professional development. I have learnt so much in a short space of time. Thank you.”

    Survey Response

  • “A great central point of contact and fount of knowledge in all things procurement. It’s really good to have a 'one stop shop' to refer which provides well informed and current advice.”

    Survey Response

  • “It’s so useful to have experts to hand who won't charge and arm and a leg for sound advice. An excellent resource for schools.”

    Survey Response

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