Crown Commercial Service

Crown Commercial Service (CCS) is the biggest public sector procurement organisation in the UK and simplifies the process for all public sector buyers.

A CCS consist of :

  • A detailed description of typical public sector service requirements
  • A list of suppliers who have been pre-evaluated as being capable of delivering those requirements
  • Public Sector Contract terms and conditions

If you are a public sector organisation engaging with Rico Logistics through a CCS commercial agreement, get in touch with us to find out how we will help you reduces the time a cost involved in the procurement process.

We a proud to have been awarded positions of two UK wide CCS commercial agreements

Courier and Specialist Movements (RM6171)

Storage, Distribution, Kitting and Associated Services (RM6282)

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Courier and Specialist Movements (RM6171)

The RM6171 Courier and Specialist Movements agreement allows you to access a full range of collection and delivery options including :

  • parcels
  • documents
  • bulk pallet movements
  • high value secure items

The agreement also allows you to move more specialist items including:

  • samples
  • specimens
  • pharmaceutical products including controlled drugs and medication
  • firearms, weapons and ammunition

In addition you can also access an asset recovery service to dispose of and/or auction items which are no longer needed, this includes vehicles, IT and office equipment.

The agreement expires on 10 August 2025.

Storage, Distribution, Kitting and Associated Services (RM6282)

The RM6282 Storage, Distribution, Kitting and Associated Service allows you to access a full range of collection and delivery options, including:

  • international air charter and freight services (transporting items by aircraft)
  • international rail freight services (transporting items by rail)
  • international sea freight services (transporting items by sea)
  • quality control of items being delivered into the UK to ensure conformity with associated standards
  • storage, fulfilment, transport and distribution within the UK and international destinations
  • collection and delivery of specialist items such as medical samples, specimens and pharmaceuticals, including residential collections and drop off points
  • recycling and disposal services
  • print services such as brochures
  • cardboard and corrugated boxes
  • tamper-proof seals and plastic mailing bags
  • medical packaging such as absorbent pads

The agreement expires on 14 February 2026.