Procurement Information Seminar


An Information Seminar, following by Q & A, will take place on Tuesday, 24th March 2015; 9am - 10am in the Abbey Hotel, Roscommon Town.


  • Why work with the public sector?
  • How is public procurement structured?
  • What are thresholds?
  • Where are tenders advertised?
  • How are tenders received evaluated?
  • What supports are available for small businesses?
  • The public service will spend around €8.5 billion on goods & services every year, that's roughly €23.5m every day.
  • In 2014 Local Authorities will spend around €4.17 billion on goods & services.

This doesn’t include capital expenditure.

The workshop will be facilitated by:

Enda Cannon, Administrative Officer, Procurement Team, Roscommon County Council.