Purchasing, Payments and VAT

If you are looking to purchase something, pay someone, receive payment or if you have any queries regarding VAT and other taxes, then you will find the information you need here. This includes payments to individuals (eg student bursaries, trial participants and expenses).

The Finance Division's Payments, Credit Control, Purchasing, Cashiers Office, Treasury and Tax teams are here to help you with any queries.

For links to guidance on the most common queries, please refer to the How Do I page. 

Related links

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Useful Guidance  

Purchasing Category
Purchasing Guidance (174kb)
Quick Guide to iProcurement (283kb)
Income Guidance (194kb)
Sales Category
Medical Flow Chart (292kb)
Med/Vet Zero-rated items, examples (114kb)  

Useful Forms

VAT Correction Template
Eligible Body Declaration
Customer Eligible body Declaration

Charity Advertising - zero-rating request (76kb)


2017 W8-EXP Certificate
Tax Policy (81kb)