Business and trade downloads
Downloads in PDF format can be read using Adobe Reader or alternates. Microsoft Word and Powerpoint downloads can be read by using their respective applications or any alternatives.
Bush Estate Masterplan
This document sets out the findings of the Bush Estate Masterplan study and concludes with a series of strategic recommendations and a masterplan to guide future development.
- Bush Estate Masterplan (PDF)
Midlothian Council Contract Register as at October 2012
- Contract Register (PDF)
Call for entries: Social Enterprise Dragons’ Den Competition
Economic Land and Business Review (2007)
This report was prepared to provide a commercial overview of market supply/demand and future market requirements for industrial and office property in Midlothian.
Evaluation of the state of the Midlothian economy
This looks at a range of official economic indicators, such as jobs, earnings, claimant rates, etc. The report offers an analysis of the data and recommendations for safeguarding and improvement.
Frequently Asked Questions
Information on the procurement process.
Improving Your Town Centre
Web version of Newsletter
Midlothian Council's Standing Orders relating to procurement
Midlothian Economic Development Framework Performance Monitoring and Evaluation Framework (January 2013)
The MEDF Performance Monitoring and Evaluation Framework provides an update on a range of economic indicators, measured against baseline targets, and in comparison with national figures.
Procurement Strategy 2012-14
Sector Action Plans
Sector Action Plans for the key sectors of the Midlothian economy as identified in the Midlothian Economic Development Framework (MEDF).
- Midlothian Economic Development Framework (MEDF) (PDF)
- Animal Biosciences Sector Action Plan (PDF)
- Construction Sector Action Plan (PDF)
- Earth Sciences Sector Action Plan (PDF)
- Education Sector Action Plan (PDF)
- Life Sciences Sector Action Plan (PDF)
- Public Sector Action Plan (PDF)
- Midlothian Tourism Action Plan 2011 - 2012 (PDF)
Supplier Development Pogramme
The Supplier Development Programme aims to help small and medium-sized businesses improve their performance in winning public sector contracts.
Tendering for public contracts
A short guide for businesses
Terms and Conditions
Midlothian Council Standard Terms and Conditions