British Council Procurement

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Buyer summary

Over the past year, British Council* has publised 113 public procurement notices. Of these, 70 are tenders and 26 are awards. There are 65 unique titles.

The following chart shows contract value against the date of publication.

(Scatter chart with 113 data points.)
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Operating locations

45 identifiable addresss were found. The main buyer location is Manchester in region North West. From published data, 2% of British Council's suppliers belong to the same region.

(UK geochart with 4 buyer locations and 41 supplier locations.)

Buyer locations:

  • Manchester - 66
  • London - 47

Suppliers per region:

  • London - 11
  • South West - 5
  • West Midlands - 4
  • South East - 4
  • Yorkshire and The Humber - 3
  • Northern Ireland - 3
  • East of England - 2
  • East Midlands - 2
  • Scotland - 2
  • Wales - 2
  • North West - 1
  • Georgia - 1
  • Central - 1
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Pin notices

15 published pin notices.

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Tender notices

57 published tender notices. (70 including duplicates.)

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Award notices

21 published award notices. (26 including duplicates.)

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Update notices

2 published update notices.

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Popular suppliers

Below is a summary of contract awards per supplier. The table is restricted to suppliers who have also served other buyers.

Supplier name Region Unique awards Max. single award
Market & Opinion Research London 1 £1M
Chichester College Group South East 1 £700K
Pearson Education London 2 £610K
Itad South East 1 £350K
Lse Enterprise London 1 £305K
Ecorys West Midlands 2 £200K
Voluntary Service Overseas London 2 £100K
Ambition School Leadership Trust London 1 £100K
Curee West Midlands 1 £100K
London Metropolitan University London 1 £40K
Momart London 1 £328K
Nordicity London 1 £165K

Contract values

British Council provided financial information for 60% of its published procurement notices. The total maximum value excluding duplicates is £33M.

(Histogram showing the prevelance of contracts in each value band.)
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Notice types

The buyer publishes procurement notices in Contracts Finder and OJEU. There is a 15% duplication rate between the two portals. Below are 8 document types.

Short type Full type Total published Past 30 days
tender Tender Notice 23 0
award Contract Award Notice 16 2
pin Prior Information Notice 8 1
update Contract Addendum Notice 2 0
Contracts Finder
tender Tender Notice 47 4
award Contract Award Notice 10 0
pin Pre-Procuement Notice 5 0
pin Pipeline Notice 2 0
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Top keywords

Keywords derive from published CPV codes.

Buyer names

This report covers buyer names that begin: BRITISH COUNCIL*.

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Collaborative procurement

The buyer has worked in association with other buyers.

As lead buyer to:

  • None

Included in contracts by:

As a contracted supplier to:

Further information

The following websites have been found in published notices.