We are an education owned charity that gives back to the sector

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Giving Back to Schools, Academies & Colleges

We are delighted to launch a new grant funding window to support our 'Giving Back' charitable objective. The CPL Groups mission is to deliver outstanding procurement services. The vision is to become the first-choice procurement partner for the education sector, and through our work enhance teaching and learning, by giving back to the core education sector in a variety of ways.

Image: The organisations that make up CPL Grup, CPC, Tenet, & Tenet Procurement.

Who we are

CPL Group is owned by the education sector and is comprised of three not-for-profit procurement organisations that provide support and services to educational establishments and the wider public sector.


Our stories

Read about the funding and support we provide to educational organisations.


Staff stories


Working with us

Learn more about CPL Group and the opportunities available.


Our culture

Great Place to Work Certified May 2021 - May 2022


Great Place to Work UK 2021


Great Place to Work for Women 2023


Great Place to Work for Wellbeing 2022


Cyber Essentials Certified


5.0 Star rating on Glassdoor

Office telephone: +44 (0)800 066 2188
Office email: info@cpl.group
Our address: Procurement House, Unit 23, Leslie Hough Way, Salford, M6 6AJ, UK

Contact Us

The CPL Group is made up of Crescent Purchasing Consortium which is a trading name of the registered charity ‘Crescent Purchasing Limited’, (England & Wales), charity number 1130461, registered company no 06774578, England. All Rights Reserved.

The Crescent Purchasing Limited wholly owns subsidiaries which include Tenet Education Services a private company limited by shares (registered company no 03049474) and Tenet Procurement Services a private company limited by shares (registered company no 10021398).

© Crescent Purchasing Ltd 2023