Published date: 27 October 2021

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.

Closing: 17 November 2021, 5pm

Contract summary


  • Education and training services - 80000000

Location of contract

North West, Yorkshire and the Humber

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

27 October 2021

Closing date

17 November 2021

Closing time


Contract start date

1 December 2021

Contract end date

31 July 2023

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure (below threshold)

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

This procedure can be used for procurements below the relevant contract value threshold.

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Invitation to Tender for The Growth Company's ESF - AEB Provider Framework - 7th Release October 2021

We are pleased to invite you to submit a tender response to join our European Social Fund (ESF) and Adult Education Budget (AEB) Provider Framework.

To see further details and apply for the framework please follow the In-Tend link to register your organisation and download the tender documentation for this opportunity. The tender documents contains instructions and information for your submission, including specification of requirements, and the key assessment and evaluation criteria that will be used to assess offers.

You are required to make your submission via the GC In-tend e-tendering platform at the following address:

Submissions must be made in the required format and be returned by 17.00 Wednesday 17th November 2021.

Providers who are already on the Framework do not need to reapply.

We very much look forward to receiving your response and would like to thank you for your interest in working with us.

More information


Additional text

Please apply on the following Project in In-Tend:

Invitation to Tender for The Growth Company's ESF - AEB Provider Framework - SEVENTH RELEASE

About the buyer

Contact name

Kelly Edwards


Lee House,90 Great Bridgewater Street