Doing business with Midlothian Council

How we advertise our contracts

Goods and services over £50,000

Find our contract opportunities on the Public Contracts Scotland website (PCS) which is a free national portal provided by the Scottish Government. Register to receive email notifications of relevant contract opportunities:

We also advertise on the Official Journal of the European Union website (OJEU) where the contract value is more than OJEU thresholds:

  • £164,176 - Goods and Services contracts
  • £4,104,394 - Works contracts

Goods and services below £50,000

We may invite quotations from 3 organisations without openly advertising the opportunity where we have identified a requirement for goods and services where the contact value is less than £50,000.

Quick Quotes (PCS)

Quick Quote is an online request for quotation facility. It is used to obtain competitive quotes for low value/low risk procurement exercises or procurement mini competitions within framework agreements from suppliers who are registered on the website.

Only suppliers which have registered separately on PCS portal for Quick Quotes can be invited to quote. It is free to register for this service.