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We are keen to make the tendering process as simple as possible, however within the public sector it is important there is a clear audit trail regarding the award of contracts and that the we can demonstrate value for money regarding its expenditure.

There are five common types of Tender:

  • Open
  • Restricted (following an open advertisement)
  • Tender process from a standing list
  • Negotiation
  • Competitive Dialogue

The tender process consists of three key areas. Below is a brief explanation of the procedures.

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