| Case Study – CRNS Reuse Consortium|
The CRNS reuse consortium successfully bid for a place on the Scotland Excel Domestic Furniture and Furnishings Framework. The consortium is the first of its kind in Scotland, with the ability to supply up 24 local authorities with quality reuse furniture.
| Case Study – Fife Employability and Training Consortium (ETC)|
Eight third sector employability services came together to
| Case Study – Homestart Aberdeenshire Consortium|
A case study of 5 Home Start organisations active in Aberdeenshire who bid as a consortium for a streamlined children and families services contract with Aberdeenshire Council.
| Case Study – Scottish Communities for Health and Wellbeing|
Scottish Communities for Health and Wellbeing is a consortium of 74 community organisations which aim to improve the health and wellbeing of people in Scotland. Between 2012 and 2016 it attracted over £300,000 funding. Find out more SCHW in this case study.
| CDS – Consortium Co-operative Model Paper|
Case studies of the Consortium Co-operative Model, including: Argyll Food Producers; Scottish Mountain Bike Consortium; and the Breadalbane Tourism Co-operative.
| ESPD Template|
A template for the ESPD which you could use to draft answers to in advance of the publication of a tender.
| Frequently Asked Questions about ESPDs|
Scottish Government guidance on the ESPD form.
| Guide to Public Bodies in Scotland|
A guide to public bodies in Scotland, including a definition of the term ‘public body’
| P4P – An Introduction to Bid Writing|
Looking for some quick tips on writing a bid or new to procurement? Check out this short best practice guide by P4P on tender writing.
| P4P – Are You Ready to Collaborate?|
Before planning your collaborative project and identifying potential partner organisations we recommend that you first carry out a collaboration readiness test. Ask yourself the following questions in this checklist.