Civic supplies

Framework No: 0623

About this framework

Framework period: 1 April 2024 until 31 March 2027 (with extension option to 31 March 2028)

Scotland Excel’s civic supplies framework provides members with a variety of alcoholic and associated beverages including kegs of beer, wine, soft drinks and spirits for civic functions and for civic sites that have bar facilities.

As with all our frameworks, this framework was developed in close consultation with key stakeholders. It is fully compliant with all legislative requirements and was developed in line with Scotland Excel’s sustainable procurement approach.


  • Eight local authorities have indicated their intention to use this framework.
  • Pricing is fixed for the initial 12-month period of the framework.
  • Sustainability benefits include:
    • all manufacturing by-product being recycled
    • movement towards recyclable packaging
    • electrical vehicles are being trialled on popular delivery routes
    • fleet management being utilised to minimise environmental impact of transportation
  • Tennent Caledonian Breweries will deliver community benefits which are reflective of the Scottish Government’s National Outcomes.
  • Tennent Caledonian Breweries pays the Real Living Wage.


Tennent Caledonian Breweries Wholesale Limited


The civic supplies framework is available to all Scotland Excel local authorities and associate members.

Further information on Scotland Excel’s civic supplies framework is available in our members area.

If you are not yet a member, and would like to know more about the framework, please contactus.