Why NEC?

NEC’s mission from the outset has been, ‘to provide clarity, flexibility and stimulate good management’.

No other contract suite aspires to improve the procurement and delivery process, rather than just facilitate it.

Why NEC?

Explore our site by clicking the links below to find out more about NEC - how it can help, read testimonials from trusted users and read up on the latest industry news from around the globe.

How NEC can help

Find out about how the use of NEC Contracts can bring about commercial benefits, including saving costs, avoiding disputes and effective risk management.


Hear from users and find out why NEC Contracts are one of the most widely-used and rapidly expanding contract families in the UK and around the world.

The History of NEC

Find out about how the NEC suite of contracts started, and how it developed in to the favourite procurement solution used around the world.

Our Partners

NEC has partnerships with professional bodies to help deliver NEC Contracts and training globally.

Choosing the right contract - what you need to know

The principal NEC4 contracts, short contracts and subcontracts can be broadly grouped into works, services and supply.

Latest News

Read up on the latest NEC and industry developments, including insight and commentary from NEC experts around the world.