Costing Your Tender
Sustainable Funding

Costing Your Tender

There are several things to think about when costing a tender. This information sheet is intended to provide an overview of the key issues to consider.

Costing Your Tender
Developing a Successful Tender
Sustainable Funding

Developing a Successful Tender

Contracts are won, and lost, on the quality of the tenders submitted therefore being able to write a good tender is essential. This information sheet is intended to provide a brief overview of how to develop a successful tender.

Developing a Successful Tender
Introduction to Tendering
Sustainable Funding

Introduction to Tendering

This information sheet is intended to provide a brief overview of tendering and issues that third sector organisations should consider before deciding to tender.

Introduction to Tendering
Introduction to Procurement
Sustainable Funding

Introduction to Procurement

The majority of third sector organisations that deliver contracts do so for the public sector. This information sheet is intended to provide a brief overview of procurement within the public sector.

Introduction to Procurement
Basic Bookkeeping
Sustainable Funding

Basic Bookkeeping

All organisations must keep records of their financial transactions and these records may be open to scrutiny by the Charity Commission (where the organisation is a registered charity) and/or HMRC.

Basic Bookkeeping
Record Keeping for European Funding Projects
Sustainable Funding

Record Keeping for European Funding Projects

This guidance offers some practical advice and suggestions on keeping records to help ensure that projects funded by European Structural funds can comply with the requirements of their funding.

Record Keeping for European Funding Projects
Using Volunteers’ Time as Match Funding
Sustainable Funding

Using Volunteers’ Time as Match Funding

Unpaid voluntary activity can be used as a source of in-kind match funding for projects receiving funding from the European Structural Fund programmes in Wales.

Using Volunteers’ Time as Match Funding
Transnational Funds
Sustainable Funding

Transnational Funds

In addition to the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIFs), Wales also has access to many other European funding programmes.

Transnational Funds
Soft Outcomes and European Funded Projects
Sustainable Funding

Soft Outcomes and European Funded Projects

Soft outcomes are the results that projects achieve which cannot be measured in the same way as hard outcomes, such as qualifications or employment.

Soft Outcomes and European Funded Projects
Community Investment
Sustainable Funding

Community Investment

Community investment is a method of communities investing capital in business ventures whose purpose is for social and community benefit.

Community Investment
Community Asset Transfer
Sustainable Funding

Community Asset Transfer

Community Asset Transfer (CAT) is the process by which public bodies transfer management control of their land, buildings and / or services to a community organisation.

Community Asset Transfer
European Structural and Investment Funds 2014 - 2020
Sustainable Funding

European Structural and Investment Funds 2014 - 2020

his information sheet provides an introduction to the current round of European Structural and Investment Funds 2014-2020.

European Structural and Investment Funds 2014 - 2020