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Business Opportunities

Accessing business opportunities is vital for all companies. The information on these pages will help you find and tap into these potential opportunities: the list below provides links to public sector tendering portals where you can learn about procurement procedures in these organisations and register your interest.

To find out more about how SMEs can win government contracts, or the kind of contracts that Salford City Council lets, where they are advertised and how to tender for them, contact  the council's Procurement team.

Organisations Represented Tendering Portal
North West Local Authorities The Chest
Consortium of Registered (housing) Providers North West of England Procure Plus
North West Improvement and Efficiency Partnership North West Construction Hub

Government departments and agencies, and their prime contractors

GOV.UK

 

Salford University The University of Salford electronic tendering process
Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust NHS Shared Business Services
BBC Supplying the BBC
UKTI High Value Opportunities Programme
CompeteFor National SME Engagement Programme
Association of Colleges e-Tendering for FE Colleges
China-Britain Business Opportunities China-Britain Business Council
Procurement for Housing Procurement for Housing
TED Ted - Tenders electronic daily
Transport for Greater Manchester How to do business with tfgm
Network Enterprise Europe Network Enterprise Europe North West
NWUPC North Western Universities Purchasing Consortium
Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce International Business Opportunities

Major Projects and Business Opportunities in Salford

Salford City Council is committed to creating a more prosperous and competitive city, providing an attractive location for inward investors and a fertile environment for new and indigenous businesses to grow, as well as creating increased employment and training opportunities for its residents.

During the construction and final use phase of major projects the council aims to assist developers to review and refresh their supply chains in order to provide tender opportunities for locally based and suitably qualified businesses.  In addition, where other tendering and local supply chain opportunities exist, the Business Team, at Salford City Council, will endeavour to promote these here or via Meet the Buyer events. In addition, where other tendering and local supply chain opportunities exist, the Business Team, at Salford City Council, will endeavour to promote these here. For further information, please contact us.