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Construction procurement guidance

Guidance for the procurement process to help construction clients and contractors achieve good practice. 

The model wording covers waste reduction, waste recovery and greater use of recovered materials at all stages of a project: policy, preparation & design, pre-construction & construction, use and post-completion.

Procurement requirements and model wording

Good practice guidance for clients.

Carbon and Water efficient procurement

In consultation with industry and practitioners, WRAP has developed guidance and model clauses to help clients and developers ask for Water and Carbon efficient buildings when procuring design, construction and facilities management services.  

Using procurement requirements to reduce waste to landfill

Construction Procurement Guidance explains how to use procurement to help deliver your corporate targets to reduce construction waste to landfill.  The guidance includes a full set of model wording for clients and principal contractors.

  • Schools procurement Detailed guidance designed to help set targets and requirements in the procurement of schools construction projects.
  • Waste infrastructure procurement Detailed guidance designed to help set targets and requirements in the procurement of waste infrastructure projects.
  • Also see Sector specifc guidance below. 

For more detailed guidance on specific topics

Sector specific procurement guidance

Video tutorial

Step-by-step instructions on how to use WRAP's procurement guidance.