Issue details

GMCA Community Grants – Managing Agent

The procurement process commenced with supplier engagement on 14th June 2023 where we requested bidders to complete an interest and feedback form to understand the current market conditions and potential interest.

The GMCA issued an open procurement exercise via an ITT on 7th June 2023 with a return date of 12th July 2023. By the deadline on The Chest, 3 bidders submitted a response and were taken through to the evaluation stage. Therefore, a comprehensive evaluation process was undertaken.

The table on the attached decision notice outlines the overall outcomes of the grant allocation process.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 11/09/2023

Decision due: 11 Sep 2023 by Treasurer GMCA

Contact: Nicola Ward Email:


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