Find approved suppliers

Search GeM to find suppliers on national consortium framework agreements.

  • Add local suppliers and control purchasing views
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Get Quotes

Save money and effort using GeMs simple quote request functionality.

  • Quickly get EU compliant quotes from suppliers on national frameworks
  • All suppliers are pre-approved with a reportable audit trail on quotes
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Buy Direct

Compare pricing from sector approved suppliers to get the best deal.

  • Buy direct from sector negotiated price lists to save money
  • Direct users to single secure system with a fully reportable audit trail
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GeM is the central point for all Higher Education contracted suppliers to reach their customers.

Accessed by over 600 Higher and Further Education institutions across the UK, GeM is the central point of all university buyers to view, request quotes and purchase from approved suppliers.

GeM provides you with an easy way to increase your sales to the education, reduce your payment terms and widen your customer base.

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Contracting Bodies

Higher Education Purchasing Consortium, Wales London Universities Purchasing ConsortiumNorth Eastern Universities Purchasing ConsortiumNorth Western Universities Purchasing ConsortiumSouthern Universities Purchasing Consortium