Published date: 23 October 2017

Last edited date: 23 October 2017

This notice was replaced on 21 December 2018

This notice does not contain the most up-to-date information about this procurement. The most recent notice is:

Awarded contract (published 1 February 2019, last edited 1 February 2019)

Closed opportunity - This means that the contract is currently closed. The buying department may be considering suppliers that have already applied, or no suitable offers were made.

Contract summary


  • Education and training services - 80000000

Location of contract

North East, North West, Yorkshire and the Humber, East Midlands, West Midlands, East of England, London, South East, South West

Value of contract


Procurement reference

ITT 30256

Published date

23 October 2017

Closing date

15 November 2017

Contract start date

1 January 2018

Contract end date

31 March 2020

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure (OJEU)

Any interested supplier may submit a tender in response to an opportunity notice.

OJEU (Official Journal of the European Union) procedures are valued above a certain financial threshold.

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



The breakfast club programme will contribute to improvements in the health and education of children by encouraging innovation and supporting at least 1,500 state-funded primary, secondary and special schools and Pupil Referral Units (PRUs) to deliver self-sustaining and accessible breakfast clubs. It will target the most disadvantaged schools with a focus on Opportunity Areas to ensure support is provided to pupils who need it most.

The programme will also include funding for an innovation project(s) to test solutions to delivery and access barriers to provision, and approaches to enhancing the education, health and wider socioeconomic benefits.

The Department will award a single contract for the delivery of the programme. Bids from a consortia and/or a lead supplier with a supply chain of sub-contractors are welcome.

More information



Additional text

Access to the tender documents is via Bravo Solutions e tendering portal. Interested bidders will need to set up a bravo account using the link in this notice and will then be able to view the full suite of ITT documents.

About the buyer


Department for Education, Healthy Pupils Unit
Sanctuary Buildings, Great Smith Street