KCS Professional Services is a trading unit of Commercial Services whom are wholly owned by Kent County Council (KCC). As a member of the Central Buying Consortium (CBC) KCS Professional Services can take advantage of the economies of scale that the collective CBC procurement spend of circa. £5bn offers. The CBC was formed in 1991 and is a Public Sector Buying Organisation (PSBO) made up of 21 local authorities based broadly across the southern half of England. The authorities involved represent over 24% of the population in England.
All of KCS Professional Services frameworks are national, fully OJEU-compliant and adhere to the latest Public Contracts Regulations (2015). As well as being able to offer you full OJEU compliance and strong buying power, KCS Professional Services provide Terms and Conditions that are designed specifically for the public sector to protect you, frameworks that are free and simple to access with full procurement support.