Contracts and tenders with the council

The South East Shared Services website:

  • offers a quick quotes section to enable staff to run competitive quotes for smaller contracts
  • provides greater transparency by improving the link between live tenders and our published contracts register
  • streamlines the tendering process, particularly for small contracts
  • improves engagement with SMEs for contract opportunities
  • offers free notifications to suppliers when contract opportunities arise

This is a great step towards better collaboration and partnership working with our neighbouring councils.

Our tender and quotation opportunities are advertised on South East Shared Services, Contracts Finder and if over EU thresholds, on  There should be no fee for accessing our tenders.

Information for suppliers

New address for current suppliers

please note that the council's principal address has changed from that previously used in our contract documents. 

The new address is: 

  • Brighton & Hove City Council, Hove Town Hall, Norton Road, Hove, BN3 3BQ

Please ensure that you have updated your records, and that you use the new address for the service of any notices under our contract with you (or your organisation).


Read the latest Procurement Strategy for Brighton & Hove 2015-17 (PDF 103KB)

More info:

Our contract register

This contract register is a list of our current contracts, with value, start and end dates, and a team to contact for more information. It is held on the South East Shared Services portal, and can be downloaded into an excel spreadsheet:

If you can't find what you are looking for, please contact us.

Contact us

For all procurement queries and feedback please contact us:
Corporate Procurement Team
Kings House, Grand Avenue, Hove BN3 2LS
Tel: 01273 291949

If you have a complaint about these pages or any service provided by the Corporate Procurement Team, please follow this link to the council's comments & complaints page.

Use this link to access a copy of the standard terms and conditions (PDF 51KB) associated with Brighton & Hove Purchase Orders.

Useful links

Further information on local business support:

Public sector tenders in England - search on Contracts Finder
Public sector tenders over EU thresholds - search on Tenders Electronic Daily (TED).eu
More information on council spending with contractors: Open spend data

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