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Delivering flexible procurement solutions that save you time and money by understanding your needs


We offer a full procurement service for direct awards and mini-tenders.

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Events and Training

We run a number of free or discounted seminars and training sessions for our members and guest users.

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Technical Services

We can help with your specification and cost model to get you procurement ready

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Welcome to

South East Consortium

We are a not for profit organisation delivering efficiency savings to the South East public sector including social housing providers, local authorities, education and health related organisations. Established in 2005 to achieve procurement savings for social housing providers, we have since expanded our services and membership and are much more than a procurement consortium. Our members now collectively manage over 300,000 properties.

SEC is not for profit , delivering a value for money service – helping other organisations achieve efficiency savings and improving customer outcomes.

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Why choose

South East Consortium

Our aim is to deliver an efficient, value for money service to our members and guest users, supporting them in delivering a brilliant service to residents.


By understanding your needs and making sure the service is simple to access


By providing flexible options to your service needs


By creating an approach which saves time and money

Who we work with

We work with a number of public sector clients including Local Authorities, Housing Associations and Universities. Each of our users has slightly different requirements. We take time to understand their needs and objectives to ensure we deliver the best service.

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Latest news


New roles at SEC

We’ve designed a great new strategy and are recruiting three new roles to kick start the year: Head of Operations…

New Members

The following organisations have recently signed up as full Members: Dover District Council Eastbourne Borough Council Lewes District Council Southwark…

Homes UK

We'll be exhibiting at Homes UK on 27 and 28 November. The event attracts around 4000 people and hosts 200…