Why do business with us?

  • We are one of the District’s largest purchasers of goods and services
  • We are a financially stable customer and we pay promptly (usually within 30 days)
  • We have a legal duty to be fair, honest and professional in our choice and subsequent treatment of our suppliers
  • We promote ethical, environmentally sound and non-discriminatory approaches that benefit the District and those who live and work here
  • We work with suppliers in the market to seek the best solutions to our immediate and longer term requirements
  • We want to support and work well with local businesses and are keen to promote partnerships where appropriate
  • It can add to a company’s credentials in a competitive market