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 £172,514 The Chest, Life in Salford or other relevant publications
Tender for supplies or services Over £172,514 Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU), The Chest, Life in Salford or other relevant publications
Tender for works Over £4,322,012 OJEU, The Chest, Life in Salford or other relevant publications