See the relevant function/ACQUISITION for records relating to purchases that are not made via contracting-out or tendering processes, e.g. use EQUIPMENT & STORES - ACQUISITION for the acquisition of equipment and stores.
See the relevant function/POLICY or the relevant function/PROCEDURES for policies or procedures regarding contracting-out.
See the relevant function/activity for records relating to the actual work performed by consultants, contractors, vendors or employees from external bureau services.
See TENDERING for records relating to receiving and assessing tenders.