The objective of this project is to contract capable service provider/s for end-to-end delivery of British Council consignments that include confidential materials such as exams papers that British Council conducts on behalf of respective boards and bodies. This is to be done in a timely, sufficiently fast, secure, effective and efficient manner while deriving saving from the quantities for the British Council.


Reference number BC/00504
Location Sub-Saharan Africa
Closing date Monday 23 July 2018

Role overview

This invitation to tender (ITT) seeks to obtain the most effective and efficient business courier services provider for the British Council Sub-Saharan Africa (British Council, SSA), as outlined in the Specification of the ITT.  This will comprise both international (within SSA and overseas) and national/ local (in-country) courier service for our business courier needs as indicated in the Lots for this tender. 

The British Council is looking for a supplier with demonstrable expertise in delivering these services to a high standard, while offering excellent value for money effectively, efficiently, timely and safely.  During our last financial year (2017/18), approximately GBP £500,000 was spent on courier services across 20 countries of operation, this excludes postage, visa, diplomatic luggage etc.

How to apply

Interested suppliers must register, login and access the tender documents to this tender opportunity. Details can be accessed on this link.