Contract Summary

  • Published Date: 21 August 2020

  • Tender Status: active

  • Tender Opening Date: 21 August 2020

  • Tender Closing Date: 17 September 2020

  • Award Date: n/a

  • Contract Start Date: n/a

  • Contract End Date: n/a

  • Contract is suitable for SMEs: Yes

  • Contract is suitable for VCSEs: Yes

  • Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU) Contract Type: Services



Resettlement, Asylum Support and Integration (RASI) is a division within UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) service within the Home Office and wish to procure a contract (or contracts) for the design, delivery and evaluation of two separate mentoring pilots for Refugees; -

1. A Refugee Employment Mentoring Scheme to enable Home Office civil servants to share their learning and experience of working in the UK with refugees. The purpose is to enhance employment prospects of refugees.

2. A Refugee Peer Mentoring Scheme that enables refugees to share their learning and experience of all aspects of integration with newly resettled refugees. The purpose is to support the integration of refugees.

RASI are seeking to procure either one contract covering both schemes, or two contracts, one for each of the schemes up to a value of £50,000 each for the period October 2020 to 31 March 2021.

The timetable for the procurement is, (although this could be subject to change);

Contracts Finder Notice/Invitation To Tender: 21 August 2020;

Clarification Period for Potential Tenderers to raise questions via the Home Office e-learning portal: 24 August 2020 to 07 September 2020

Deadline for tenders: 11.00 17 September 2020

Evaluation of tenders: 18 September - 30 September 2020

Notification of Award of Contract: w/c 05 October 2020

To register please see the section "Attachments/Additional Text" below. Tenderers must be registered on the Home Office e-sourcing portal to gain access to the event and documentation.

About the Buyer

Contact name: Commercial Grants Team

Address: Peel Building, Marsham Street

Telephone: n/a

Fax: n/a


Value of Contract

Price Range: £100,000