This guide gives Scottish public sector organisations an understanding of how the natural gas national contract operates.

It provides guidance for those involved in energy procurement, management and associated administrative activities such as bill payment.

Who can access: all public sector
Contract status: live
Dates of contract: 1 April 2014 to 31 March 2020
Category: Utilities - national

Scope and coverage

The national contract covers the supply of natural gas only and is available to the following Scottish public bodies, organisations and institutions:

  • non-departmental public bodies
  • Offices in the Scottish Administration
  • Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body
  • local authorities
  • fire and rescue authorities
  • joint police boards
  • national parks authorities
  • landlords, as defined by the Housing (Scotland) Act
  • health boards
  • further and higher education institutions
  • public bodies established under the Scotland Act or Act of the Scottish Parliament
  • charities entered on the Scottish Charity Register
  • members of the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations 


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Graeme Reid
Email: Graeme.Reid3@gov.scot
Tel: 0131 244 7673

Ann Hoyland
Email: ann.hoyland@gov.scot
Tel: 0141 242 5896