Selling to government


Each year more than £1.5 billion is awarded through NI public sector contracts. Most of these contracts are won by small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) located in Northern Ireland. 

Winning government contracts

Opportunities for businesses

Winning a government contract could help you expand your business, and take on more employees.

There are opportunities for all sectors and all sizes of business. 

Select from the options below to find out more about selling to government, for example:

  • browse the lists of contracts previously awarded - perhaps there is an opportunity for you to become a sub-contractor for one of these organisations?
  • prepare for future tendering - have you registered on eTendersNI? 
  • visit our guidance section to read Quick Reference Guides and common questions and answers about tendering to the public sector!                                                                             
  • General Instructions and Tender Competition Rules (for CPD Supplies and Services suppliers).

More information is available in the links below:


Related to Selling to government

Access to information

How to request information from the Department of Finance including Freedom of Information (FOI) and the use of our Publication Scheme.

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