At Coventry City Council, we welcome and encourage bids from Small and Medium Sized Enterprises (SMEs), Voluntary Community and Social Enterprises (VCSEs) and local business. We recognise that SMEs and VCSEs play an instrumental role within our local economy, which is why we are committed to working with and supporting these organisations to deliver public services to develop Coventry’s economic wellbeing and growth.

Additional support for local businesses can be sought from Coventry & Warwickshire LEP Growth Hub.

The Growth Hub, is a government supported organisation offering free, impartial business support services for all businesses across Coventry & Warwickshire. Part of the Local Enterprise Partnership, the CWLEP Growth Hub’s team of experienced advisors provide a ‘front-door’ to the wide range of business support services available to SMEs, including:

  • Advice and guidance for start-up businesses
  • Access to funding and grants
  • Skills and training programmes
  • Access to regional and national business support programmes
  • Growth planning
  • International trade
  • Inward investment
  • Finding new business premises
  • Employment solutions
  • Access to supply chain opportunities.

The Growth Hub’s supply chain portal FinditinCW is a free resource for Coventry and Warwickshire businesses, where they can promote their services to other businesses, connect with suppliers and buyers, and find tender opportunities and RFQs.

More information on the Growth Hub.

Procurement services

Address: PO Box 15
Council House
Earl Street

Telephone: 024 7697 5232 opt 2