Published date: 1 December 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: 10 January 2022, 12pm

Contract summary


  • Research services - 73110000

  • Social research services - 79315000

Location of contract

Any region

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

1 December 2021

Closing date

10 January 2022

Closing time


Contract start date

31 January 2022

Contract end date

31 January 2024

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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The National Lottery Community Fund (hereafter referred to as 'the Fund') is seeking to procure a suitable Learning Partner (sometimes referred to as 'the Supplier') to facilitate learning from the Bringing People Together (BPT) programme. This Invitation to Tender (ITT) sets out the context for this work, the procurement timescales and the services required.

This will be a 2-year contract until 31/01/2024 (with the option to extend for a further 12 months), with a maximum budget of £50,000 including expenses (excluding VAT).

This contract will be subject to the Fund's standard terms and conditions. These can be accessed via the following link: (this contract will be subject to our terms and conditions for over £10,000). A submission received as part of this tender process shall constitute acceptance of these terms and conditions, so bidders are advised to review these with their legal team whilst the tender is still live.

In order to access this tender you will need to register your organisation on the Fund's e-tendering portal via the following link:

About the buyer


Apex House, 3 Embassy Drive
B15 1TR