Posted in: Tenders
Below are some tender opportunities that may be of interest to social enterprise / third sector organisations to apply for either individually or in partnership with private sector organisations. You may be required to register at the linked to websites to view the full information or to register an interest.
Bulky Waste Treatment Services – West Lothian Council
This contract seeks to identify one or more organisations to enter into a partnership arrangement with the Authority to undertake the following activities on their behalf:
1. Acceptance of bulky waste
2. Sorting of bulky waste to maximize reuse/ recycling from this waste and minimise the amount landfilled
3. Selling or beneficial reuse of recyclates as a commodity into stable and sustainable end use recycling and reuse markets and outlets
4. Reporting of quantity recycled and location/type of recycling activity
5. Disposal of non recyclable waste materials to suitably permitted landfill or other waste management treatment activity.
The framework agreement will run for 1 year and there will be an option to extend the agreement by up to a further 36 months.
West Lothian Council is committed to maximising Community Benefits from its procurement activities. Under this procurement, the contractor, and its supply chain, will be required to support the authority’s economic and social regeneration objectives. Accordingly, contract performance conditions may relate in particular to social, economic and environmental considerations
The provision of External Community Based Housing Support for Homelessness Service – Scottish Borders Council
The external housing support contract will provide a targeted housing support service to vulnerable people in need who are at risk of losing or not sustaining a tenancy and/or, to enable them to establish/manage/maintain occupancy of their accommodation. Referrals are received from Homelessness Services, external agencies and self referrals.
For further information please see the full Invitation to Tender Document.
BBC@thequay – A Commonwealth Event
BBC@thequay will celebrate the cultural diversity of the Commonwealth with a festival dedicated to music, family, sport and culture. It will form part of the wider Culture 2014 Festival (sponsored by Creative Scotland) and Festival 2014 (sponsored by Glasgow City Council) and deliver two weeks of BBC content across radio, television and online.
We require the services of an event management company of significant size and experience to manage this event.