Tender Opportunities for Social Enterprise / SMEs

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Below are some selected 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.

Catering Services for Dumfries and Galloway College

Deadline Date: 16/03/2018 at 12:00

Dumfries and Galloway College seeks to find a suitable experienced contractor to operate the catering services within its campuses in Dumfries and Stranraer. The contractor will be expected to deliver a number of functions within the College during each academic year.
It is anticipated that the catering will operate in surplus, so Dumfries and Galloway College seek bids from contractors which offer a return to the college.

The key objectives for the College is to ensure that all customers requiring Catering and Hospitality on the College Campus are provided with a quality service using quality products, delivered in a hygienic manner, within the time restraints specified and delivered with customer focused operatives.

Support for Communities Framework Lot 5 – Lochaber, Skye & Wester Ross – Highlands and Islands Enterprise

Deadline Date: 08/03/2018 at 12:00

The purpose of this exercise is to put in place arrangements which will provide HIE with access to external expertise to support community-led organisations to develop their capacity and deliver prioritised projects.

The requirement is being divided into 6 Lots being procured under separate Notices – this Notice relates to Lot 5 Lochaber, Skye & Wester Ross.

The Framework is anticipated to be awarded for 2 years with an optional period not exceeding 1 year. The estimated total value over the maximum duration of 3 years will be between GBP195k and GBP205k excluding VAT. This is the figure which has been used in II.2.6.

Support for Communities Framework Lot 4 – Orkney, Shetland and Caithness & Sutherland

Deadline Date: 08/03/2018 at 12:00

This exercise is to put in place arrangements which will provide HIE with access to external expertise to support community-led organisations to develop their capacity and deliver prioritised projects. The requirement is being divided into 6 Lots being procured under separate Notices – this Notice relates to Lot 4 Orkney, Shetland and Caithness & Sutherland.

The Framework is anticipated to be awarded for 2 years with an optional period not exceeding 1 year. The estimated total value over the maximum duration of 3 years will be between GBP200k and GBP220k excluding VAT. This is the figure which has been used in II.2.6.

Supported Bus Service for Aberdeen City Council – Aberdeen City Council

Deadline Date: 02/03/2018 at 12:00

Passenger Supported Bus Service.

Transport for Education and Social Care Requirements – Clackmannanshire Council

Deadline Date: 19/04/2018 at 12:00

Transport by Taxi or Private Hire Car to meet education and social care needs

Social Research on attitudes in Scotland on the marine environment and marine issues – Scottish Government

Deadline Date: 16/02/2018 at 12:00

The Scottish Ministers wishes to commission a 2018 social attitudes survey vehicle to generate robust data, from a set of around 30 question/items on public attitudes to the marine environment and marine issues in Scotland. This baseline in social attitudes with then be used to track attitudinal change over time.

The Provision of Tenancy Support Services – Hillhead Housing Association 2000

Deadline Date: 09/03/2018 at 12:00

The service is for the provision of Tenancy Support Services.