Discover Tender Success!

How to get your share of the €12bn/£10.6bn all-island Public Procurement market


Does your SME need the right support to tender successfully for public sector contracts?

Discover what’s possible for your business through our Go-2-Tender workshops. Various dates and locations available across the island.

InterTradeIreland’s Go-2-Tender programme gives SMEs the confidence, knowledge, and practical skills to to tender successfully for public sector contracts in their own jurisdictions and on a cross-border basis.

Each workshop is based over two days, giving SMEs the necessary information and skills to bid successfully for public sector contracts across the island of Ireland. With training from experienced bid specialists, participants will gain insights and practical advice, as well as benefitting from a half day of tailored mentoring support. Eligible participants can also apply for up to two additional days of mentoring from an
experienced consultant.

Mentoring support may
include assistance to:

  • Source and respond to public sector opportunities
  • Prepare a winning proposal
  • Respond to live tenders
  • Scope markets and competitors
    Form a Consortia/Joint Venture

Book online now at

Cost €100/£85

Eligibility Criteria

  • Classified as an SME
  • Active within the Manufacturing and Tradable Services sectors
  • Able to demonstrate export potential
  • Have less than 30% turnover
    in the opposite jurisdiction
  • Able to demonstrate management commitment to the public tendering market
  • Able to demonstrate product and company competitiveness
  • Have a proven track record in your home market
  • Have an identifiable crossborder market opportunity
  • Have the capacity to service any opportunitythat may arise

Base Enterprise Centre

Damastown Road


Dublin 15

D15 NX4W

01 820 30 20

Best Sustainable Impact by an SME 2023

Best Irish Business working in the community

Recycling in Action Award 2011

Opening Hours

BASE Enterprise Centre Reception

Open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

Client Access to Units:

Office units in the Michael Galvin Building.

Mon-Fri 0800 - 22-15,

Saturday 0800 - 1745 

Sunday 0800 -17-15

Closed Bank Holidays.