Professional services

Guidance and resources for buying professional services, including consultancy services.

What are professional services?

Find out what services are included in professional services.  
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What is the standard commercial framework?

The standard commercial framework applies to engagement types 1 to 13 of the PMS Scheme.  It includes capped resource rates...

How to buy from the PMS Scheme

Guidance on buying professional services using the standard commercial framework for the PMS Scheme.

Engaging probity advisers and auditors

Guidance on the use of probity advisers and auditors.

Resources for buying professional services

Resources and support to help you buy professional services.