Knowing where to find the latest tender information ensures you have the an opportunity to win new business.
. Deciding to bid takes a lot of thought as if you choose the wrong bid, it can cost you money, time, and resources. This means that finding the right opportunity is vital for success.
Where to find potential tender opportunities;
- Contracts Finder – https://www.contractsfinder.service.gov.uk/
Contracts Finder is used to publish opportunities over £10k, it allows you to search in different sectors, by CPV codes and region. .
- Crown Commercial Services – https://www.crowncommercial.gov.uk/agreements/upcoming
Crown Commercial Services show current tender opportunities alongside the associated deadlines. It also shows future tender opportunities including the OJEU notice and details on how to get involved in market engagement for interested suppliers.
- NEPO – North East Procurement Organisation – nepo.org (pipeline attached)
NEPO delivers benefits through high-value procurements in strategic areas of spend along side their North East local authorities. They work closely with the region’s supply base to boost competitive skills, signpost tendering opportunities and improve procurement processes. YPO – Yorkshire Procurement organisation – https://www.ypo.co.uk/
YPO supply products and a variety of services with an assortment of customers ranging from schools, local authorities, charities, emergency services, public sector, and other businesses such as nurseries and care homes. They have some of the leading UK suppliers giving you all the tools your organisation may need. Their range is around 30,000 products and 100 frameworks.
- ESPO – Eastern Shires Procurement Org – https://www.espo.org/Frameworks
ESPO specialise in providing a wide range of goods and services for the public sector. They offer over 25,000 catalogue products, 120 frameworks and procurement services.
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