The East Sussex County Council Standards & Learning Effectiveness Service (SLES) recently held an event for current and potential external providers to work with the councils SLES team and to hear about the opportunity to register on their Dynamic Purchasing System (otherwise known as the SE Shares Services eSourcing Portal). This portal is shared with a number of other councils such as West Sussex and a number of local district councils. The slides from the event are here and guidance for joining the DPS here. The deadline for joining the new DPS is Monday 18 June 2018. After this date the DPS will be in a closed down period until Monday 1st October 2018, after which time further applications to join the DPS may be submitted.