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Selling to the council

How are tenders advertised? 

Tender opportunities over the value of £25,000 will be advertised on this site via the SCC database and in addition Contracts Finder. Contracts Finder is the Government’s national lower value procurement portal with the aim to help small and medium enterprises (SMEs) find tender opportunities.

Register for free on Contracts Finder

Register for free on SCC Database

Tender opportunities over the value of the European threshold limit will be advertised on this site via the SCC Database, Contracts Finder and also in the Official Journal of the Eurpean (OJEU).

To access the advertisement go to Tenders Electronic Daily (TED) website.

How do I apply?

To participate in a tender opportunity, registration is required on our e tendering platform apply online via E-tendering. After registering, access is provided to all tendering opportunities on the portal,

What else should I do?

The Commercial Team conducts tenders to award contracts and framework agreements in order for goods, services and works to be supplied to the council and its partners. A tender is the process by which the council will assess submissions from providers in order to award contracts. A tender may take slightly different forms due to the contract spend and nature of the goods and services being procured.  The tender documents will clearly state the process being used for each tender to assist your understanding of the process.

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