Social Enterprise Register

Tender Opportunities

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.

North Ayrshire Council - Third Sector Procurement Register

Notice Type: Future Contract Opportunity

As part of its commitment to increasing opportunities for Third Sector Organisations and to assist in the inclusion of relevant and proportionate Third Sector targets within Community Benefits clauses North Ayrshire Council is creating a Third Sector Procurement Register.

The Register will not be restricted to North Ayrshire Third Sector Organisations however it will be restricted to Third Sector Organisations which can provide services, supply goods or carry our works within North Ayrshire.
The information requested in the attached questionnaire will be used to compile a North Ayrshire Council Third Sector Procurement Register which will:

- identify the availability of Third Sector Organisations whilst carrying out Quick Quotes through Public Contracts Scotland.
- enable the Council to identify areas where appropriate TSO’s exist and include relevant and proportionate Community Benefits clauses in contracts.
- where appropriate be made available to applicants tendering for North Ayrshire contracts.

Applicants should be aware that the creation of this register cannot guarantee that any increased level of business will be awarded to Third Sector Organisations entered on the Register.

Questionnaires must be returned to [email protected] no later than 21st March 2014.

Full information.


Treatment of Recyclable & Residual Waste - Scotland Excel

This framework agreement is for the services to treat recyclable and residual waste including Residual Waste, Co-mingled Dry Recyclables, Papers, Cardboard, News and PAMs, Glass, Cans, Plastics, Mixed Scrap Metal, Wood and Textiles.

NOTE: The authority is using PCS-Tenders to carry out this procurement process. Please note this is a seperate website and if you are not already registered, registration will be required to access PCS-Tender, record your interest in this notice and access the tender documentation please visit and search for Project Code 1582 within the appropriate area.

CPV: 90514000, 90500000, 42320000, 51135110, 45222100, 45222110.

Deadline Date: 26/03/2014

Full information.

Supply of Fresh Fruit and Vegetables - Fife Council

The purpose of this tender is to meet all requirements in the supply of a wide range of quality fresh fruit and vegetables to schools, nurseries and commercial units within Fife.
The successful contractor(s) shall contribute towards the Council’s objectives concerning health improvement and carbon reduction.
Lot 1 East and Levenmouth Area
Lot 2 Dunfermline and Cowdenbeath
Lot 3 Inverkeithing and Kirkcaldy
Lot 4 Glenrothes and Lochgelly
Lot 5 Commercial Catering Units – all Areas of Fife
CPV: 03221200, 15300000, 03220000, 03222000, 03222100, 03222110, 03222200, 03222230, 03222300, 03222330, 03222118, 03222310, 03200000, 03212000, 03221000, 03221100, 03221110, 03221120, 03221400, 15331100, 15331140, 03221300, 15331130.

Deadline Date: 09/04/2014

Full information.

Lesmahagow renewable scheme - Lesmahagow Development Trust

The project is a 3.3MW wind/ hydro scheme which is being developed by a local land owner (the Project). The community group have been offered a stake of up to 25% in the Project.
The Community Group require independent financial, investment and legal advice on all the options available to them when investing in the project with a clear indication of the risks and rewards of all options.

Deadline Date: 28/02/2014

Full information.