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Transparency of spend

In support of the government's transparency agenda we will publish details of all of our spend (including Government Procurement Card (GPC) transactions) with effect from 1 December 2012. Prior to this date we published details of our spend over £25,000 and all GPC transactions of £500 and over.

Data is presented for BBSRC Swindon Office. This includes expenditure by joint services hosted by BBSRC on behalf of all research councils, such as: Joint Building and Office Services (JBOS), Joint Superannuation Services (JSS) and the UK Research Office (UKRO) based in Brussels.

UK Shared Business Services Ltd is a separate legal entity, providing services to multiple customers and organisations and run on a commercial basis. The UK Shared Business Services Ltd incorporates the following core business areas: human resources, finance, procurement, IT and telecommunications, and grants processing.

Documents for the past seven years can be found below. If you would like to view older documents, please contact us.

UK Research and Innovation was formed in April 2018, operating across the whole of the UK with a combined budget of more than £6 billion. UK Research and Innovation brings together the seven research councils, Innovate UK and a new organisation, Research England. From April 2018, transparency data will be published on the UK Research and Innovation website.