Eastern Shires Purchasing Organisation (ESPO)

This ESPO framework offers  a quick, simple and competitive route to procuring various Staff Benefits schemes, from individual schemes to fully managed services encompassing multiple schemes.

The framework is free to access and easy to use; offering significant reductions in time and procurement costs.

The staff benefits available under the framework include:



Benefits of using this Framework

  • This framework is compliant with UK/EU procurement legislation - we’ve done the work, so there’s no need for you to run a full EU procurement process.
  • Suppliers listed on the framework were assessed during the procurement process for their financial stability, track record, experience and technical & professional ability.
  • Compliments ESPO’s other HR and Professional Services Frameworks
  • What you see is what you pay – there are no additional charges. For many of the schemes included, there is no cost at all to the Employer.
  • Pre-agreed terms & conditions to underpin all orders so no need to worry.
  • Minimal administration as each scheme is designed to be fast and easy to implement, reducing the administrative burden on employers.
  • Motivate staff as providing staff benefit schemes can encourage employee engagement and help staff to make their wages go further each month.


Who can use this Framework?

The framework is available for use nationally by any public sector body in the UK including, but not limited to:

  • Schools & Academies
  • Local Authority Establishments
  • Police & Emergency Services
  • NHS & HSC Bodies
  • Central Government Departments & their agencies
  • Registered Charities
  • Registered Social Landlords