Current and Future Tender Opportunities for Social Enterprise / SMEs

Posted in: Tenders

Below are some future contract and tender opportunities that may be of interest to social enterprise / third sector organisations to apply for either individually or in partnership with each other or private sector organisations. Where possible we will include opportunities that contain a Community Benefits approach. You may be required to register at the linked to websites to view the full information or to register an interest.

Please note that tenders can be added to the Ready for Business site also by registered users. If you have any tenders that you wish to publicise email

Social Justice Public Engagement Events Management – Scottish Government

Welfare Reform is a team within the Directorate for Housing, Regeneration and Welfare supporting a programme of work on Social Justice. There are plans to hold a public consultation on what a fairer, socially just Scotland would look like in 2030 and the actions that would be taken to make it a reality.
The purpose of this procurement is to appoint a contractor to assist in the public consultation events including the engagement, events management, facilitation and the gathering to key themes/feedback from the events. Initially some smaller events will be run in August/September with a larger event being held in October/November. There is a requirement to ensure that there is sufficient diversity and engagement from minority groups.

Deadline date: 10/07/15

New Skatepark at Strathmiglo Play Park – Fife Council

The works comprise the formation of a new skate park at Strathmiglo Park, West Road, Strathmiglo, including:
– Formation of new concrete ramps
– Landscaping and formation of bunds
If a site visit is required, this can be made by contacting Grant Livingstone on 03451 55 55 55 Extension 480416, or at
Please note, due to funding requirements, some works must be completed on site prior to the deadline of the end of July 2015.

Deadline date: 03/07/15

Provision of First Aid and Medical Provisions at Events – Glasgow Life

Provision of First Aid and Medical Provisions at Events

Deadline date: 10/07/15

Self Directed Support – Childrens Services Strategy – Moray Council

This is an invitation to influence the development of a Self Directed Support Strategy for children and young people in Moray.
There will be an open meeting on:
Thursday 25th June 2015
2:00 -5:00 p.m
The Supper Room
Town Hall
1 Trinity Place
IV30 1UL
Light refreshments will be available. Please advise Kathy Henwood on if you are able to attend.

Content Management System (CMS) for the Highland Council website

NB This is a Prior Information Notice

The Highland Council is seeking to undertake market research to inform understanding with a view to undertaking a potential procurement of a replacement Content Management System (CMS)to underpin delivery of The Highland Council website ( and other smaller websites. Participation will not give any advantage in any subsequent tendering process. On the conclusion of this research process, your organisation would competitively tender, if it so wished, for any contract which The Council might advertise and should note that The Council may choose to utilise a pre-existing Framework Agreement.