CPC Academies Zone

The home of the best value purchasing arrangements for Academies, Schools and Free Schools.
5147 Current Members | 3492 Academies | 1655 Others

Who Are the CPC

Welcome to the CPC Academies Zone, the home of the best value purchasing arrangements for the Academies, Schools and Free Schools sectors. To get you started you may wish to see who we are and what are the benefits of joining the UK's premier education purchasing consortium.

Join the Community

Joining the CPC academies community is easy, and is the best way to save money and improve purchasing performance at your academy.

Plus you will be adding your Academy / School / Free School's weight to the enormous collective purchasing power of CPC's members.

60 Different Product and Service Areas

Most of CPC's 3492 academy members joined CPC to benefit from our unique DfE-endorsed insurance scheme, but insurance is only one small part of the range of purchasing services we provide. Membership is free, and allows you access to 60 different product / service areas through 626 approved suppliers.

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Becoming a CPC Supplier

The Crescent Purchasing Consortium (CPC) is committed to providing its approved suppliers with a first class marketing support service linked into our contract management programme. The Consortium has a genuine education focus and works on providing value for money on all contracting activities through the supplier network.

Find out more about how to become a CPC Supplier »