About us

South East Consortium (SEC) is a not for profit organisation working with the public sector.

We provide flexible, compliant procurement solutions of the highest quality, including a core framework offer and bespoke tendering. We currently have 37 Members, who collectively manage 370,000 properties, but also work with a number of Guest users from registered providers across the country.

Mission and Vision

Our mission statement is:

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

Our vision statement is:

Increase framework usage by offering an enhanced service enabling us to grow and develop as a business



SEC is established in response to the Government’s agenda to achieve efficiencies through the adoption of good practice in the procurement of goods and services.


Framework Agreements are decided as the best vehicle for SEC to use for collaborative procurements.


The first SEC framework, Internal and External Building Works, is awarded.


Gas Servicing and Heating Installations framework is awarded.


Gravesham Borough Council join to become the 17th Member organisation.


New Build and Consultancy frameworks are launched.


SEC now have 10 frameworks and 19 Member organisations.


Three new frameworks awarded in quick succession: Heating and Property Efficiency; Internal and External Building Works and Access Control.


Collective Member stock count passes 250,000.


Our Annual Conference is relaunched with 385 delegates in attendance.


Frameworks for Fire Consultancy and Fire Remedial Works procured in response to the Grenfell Tower tragedy.


Our Annual Conference moves to London Stadium.

South East Consortium

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