How to tender for business

Details to get tender documentation are included in our advertisements.

Documentation is free of charge, unless otherwise stated. 

Full instructions for completing and the returning tender documents are included in the documentation. Completed tenders must be returned via The Chest at the stated date and time. Tenders received which fail to comply with the above stipulations will not be considered.

Depending on the total value of the contract, notices are published as follows:

Type Value Where we advertise
Tender £75,001 to £189,330 The Chest, Contracts Finder or other relevant publications
Tender for supplies or services Over £189,330 Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU), Contracts Finder, The Chest or other relevant publications
Tender for works Over £4,733,252 OJEU, Contracts Finder, The Chest or other relevant publications