Sustainable procurement

SSROC works with our 12 member councils to ensure that sustainable procurement is a priority in all of our joint procurements.

Sustainable procurement is the process of making purchasing decisions that meet a council’s needs for goods and services in a way that also benefits the local community and society as a whole, while minimising any impact on the environment from the procurement.

SSROC has developed several resources below for our councils to support their sustainable procurement efforts: