Published date: 6 April 2021

Last edited date: 20 April 2021

This notice was replaced on 26 July 2021

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

Awarded contract (published 26 July 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.

Contract summary


  • Youth education services - 80310000

  • Safety education services - 80330000

  • Adult and other education services - 80400000

    • Vocational training services - 80530000

    • Personal development training services - 80570000

    • Health and social work services - 85000000

Location of contract

South West

Value of contract

£50,000 to £850,000

Procurement reference


Published date

6 April 2021

Closing date

11 May 2021

Closing time


Contract start date

30 July 2021

Contract end date

1 August 2024

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Restricted procedure (above threshold)

A two-stage procedure, where the first stage is used to select suppliers, who are then invited to bid in the second stage.

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

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Invitation to Tender - Subcontract requirement for the delivery of Apprenticeship, Adult Education Budget, Adult Community Learning and 16-19 Study Programme provision on behalf of The Cornwall College Group

Cornwall College Further Education Corporation (hereinafter referred to as the College) wish to invite potential suppliers to provide a Tender Submission for the requirement detailed in Schedule C of this invitation to tender (hereinafter referred to as the Tender) which includes the following documents:

Part 1: To be retained by the potential supplier.
• Schedule A: Instructions to Suppliers
• Schedule B: Conditions of Submission
• Schedule C: Specification/Description of Requirement
• Schedule D: Agreement / Terms and Conditions

Part 2: Tender Submission - to be returned to the College by the potential supplier.
• Schedule E: Supplier Questionnaire
• Schedule F: Form of Tender
• Schedule G: Price Schedule and Method Statement
• Schedule H: Subcontractors
• Schedule Q: Qualification of Offer

The College's electronic tendering system (hereinafter referred to as In-Tend) will be used for this Tender should you decide to provide a response to this Tender your Tender Submission must be returned in accordance with the detail provided in Part 2 through In-Tend and received no later than 12 noon 11/05/2021 (herein after referred to as the Tender Return Date)

The College intends to evaluate all Tender Submissions received in such time that an Agreement will be awarded by 22/07/2021 to meet a service commencement date of 30/07/2021.

The College does not enter into post tender negotiation on price, therefore your Tender Submission should contain your best offer which shall be evaluated against any other tender submissions received.

We look forward to receiving your completed Tender Submission.

About the buyer

Contact name

Alli Moses


Corporate Headquarters