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.

If you have any tenders that you wish to publicise please email info@readyforbusiness.org

Tender for the Supply of the Provision of School Transport Services – Angus Council

Deadline Date: 24/07/2017 at 12:00

Tenders are being sought for a number of School conveyance contracts in the Forfar/Kirriemuir/Montrose areas.Operators may bid for as many of these routes as they wish.

New funeral poverty social enterprise marketing contract – Affordable Cremations Scotland CIC

Deadline Date: 26/07/2017 at 10:00

Development and delivery of brand, website, PR and online advertising/PPC. We are in the process of setting up Affordable Cremations Scotland as a new funeral poverty social enterprise. The set up period is until mid September 2017 with a launch in September/October 2017. This will be followed a service being provided for an initial period of 12 months followed by a review.

Consultancy to develop a new Tourism and Events Development Plan – Stirling Council

Deadline Date: 31/07/2017 at 14:00

Stirling Council wishes to appoint consultants to deliver a tourism and events development plan that will provide a guiding document on how we further develop Stirling into a leading tourism destination.

Provision of Recycling Bring Sites – East Renfrewshire Council

Deadline Date: 07/08/2017 at 12:00

The service of a suitably qualified Contractor to:
– Supply and service recycling containers located at approximately 18 recycling points throughout East Renfrewshire as per description and collection schedule detailed in the Specification.
– Ensure that materials collected are recycled as per the Specification


Salary Sacrifice Cycle to Work Scheme – The City of Edinburgh Council

Deadline Date: 18/08/2017 at 12:00

The City of Edinburgh Council requires a Cycle to Work Scheme in line with the Government Green Transport Plan. This contract is classed as light touch regime.

Substance Misuse Services – Aberdeen City Council

Deadline Date: 25/08/2017 at 12:00

The Aberdeen City Health & Social Care Partnership (including the Aberdeen City ADP) is re-tendering the specialist Drug and Alcohol Services.
Services will include the following: A tier one/two community based harm reduction service for people who use drugs. A tier three community based rehabilitation service for people engaged in treatment for drug use problems. A tier one/two community based service which will provide evidence based interventions to help individuals to address all forms of problematic alcohol use. A tier three care-managed alcohol recovery service. The Service will provide evidence based interventions to help individuals to address all forms of problematic alcohol use and recovery

Positive Emotional Wellbeing Support Service – Scottish Borders Council

Deadline Date: 25/08/2017 at 12:00

The Children & Young People’s Leadership Group (CYPLG) want to ensure that the best possible services for all children, young people, their families and their carers within the Scottish Borders are provided and that these lead to improved outcomes.

The Children & Young People’s Commissioning Strategy 2017-2022 identified a number of priority areas for commissioned services including:
– Positive emotional and mental health and wellbeing of children and young people
– Availability , access and support for young carers
– Supporting choices – equality and inclusions, positive life choices.