Published date: 20 January 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: 2 February 2021, 5pm

Contract summary


  • Research and development services and related consultancy services - 73000000

  • Business services: law, marketing, consulting, recruitment, printing and security - 79000000

  • Education and training services - 80000000

Location of contract

South East

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

20 January 2021

Closing date

2 February 2021

Closing time


Contract start date

1 March 2021

Contract end date

1 March 2021

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open (non-OJEU)

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

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

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



Southampton City Council (SCC) are seeking to appoint a service provider who will deliver an innovative and fast track business support webinars for people looking to work for themselves and start their own business. For full details please register on the SCC online sourcing portal which can be accessed here the procurement will be listed under Current Opportunities. It is titled Business Start-up Programme and has a reference number SCC-SMS-0041. For Technical assistance please either consult the Curtis Fitch Support Site ( which contains user guides and tips for submitting your quotation, or the Curtis Fitch helpdesk can be contacted on 01242 530 900.

More information


About the buyer

Contact name

Lauren Cooper


Civic Centre,Civic Centre Road


023 8083 3936


Closing: 2 February 2021, 5pm