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Media Buying

We are working with stakeholders across central government and the wider public sector to develop a new commercial agreement for the provision of media buying services.


The agreement will replace the current media buying agreement which expires in November 2018, and will cover the provision of media buying services across all online and offline channels regionally, nationally and internationally.

Market Engagement

A Prior Information Notice (PIN) has recently been published. Please monitor the ‘Important Links’ section below to remain up to date on the project timescales. We will be undertaking a series of supplier engagement sessions for interested suppliers. If you are interested in this project and wish to participate please register your interest by e-mailing mediabuying[at][dot]uk.

Supplier Event

We held a supplier engagement event on 12th October 2017. You can view the information presented at the event here: Supplier Industry Day Presentation.

eTendering Registration

Crown Commercial Service use an eTendering System to conduct all of its procurements.

You will need to be registered to use this eSourcing portal in order to participate in any CCS procurement opportunities, this can be done online
by following the link ‘Register for CCS eSourcing’.

Please note that, to register, you must have a valid DUNS number (as provided by Dun and Bradstreet) for the organisation which you are registering, who will be entering into a contract if invited to do so. Full instructions for registration and use of the system can be found on the CCS webpages.

Note that, by registering for the eSourcing Suite in this way, you will then be in a position to express an interest in any future procurements run by Crown Commercial Service.

For technical assistance on use of the e-Sourcing Suite please contact the Crown Commercial Service Support Desk email: eEnablement[at][dot]uk

Once they become available the ITT documentation for this procurement may be freely accessed at the CCS procurement pipeline.

Contact Details                    

If you would like to comment or ask questions please contact Beccy Purcell and Stephanie Parry at mediabuying[at][dot]uk 

Important Links

Prior Information Notice (PIN)

View PIN

Contract Notice

Not yet released

Tender Pack

Not yet released