1. Introduction
  2. How does the Council procure?
  3. How can my business be informed of contract opportunities?
  4. What are our current and forthcoming procurements?
  5. Preparing a Quote / Tender Response
  6. Decision and award
  7. Feedback
  8. How can I find out more about the Council’s procurement processes and requirements?
  9. Useful contacts

1. Introduction

The purpose of this guidance is to make it as simple as possible for you to do business with West Dunbartonshire Council. The term “supplier” is used throughout this guidance and refers to goods suppliers, service providers and works contractors. Our Corporate Procurement Unit works with the Council service areas to develop contracts which achieve Best Value - balance of price, quality and service.