Contracts search for project: Rail Franchising Programme
There is not a consistent way of submitting search requests to these databases. Try the suggested search phrase and experiment to find the best results.
Current databases: (all open in new windows )
Find Tender Service (replaced TED in Jan 2021) - try "Rail Franchising"
Contracts Finder (from Mar 2015) - try "Rail Franchising"
Defence Sourcing Portal (from Feb 2021) - for MOD procurement
Historical databases: (all open in new windows )
TED EU - up to Dec 2020 - try Rail Franchising
Contracts Finder Archive - up to Feb 2015 - search is preset to Rail Franchising
Defence Contracts Online (up to Feb 2021) - for MOD procurement
Suggested search phrases:
Exact text:   "Rail Franchising"
Any word:   Rail Franchising
All words:   Rail+Franchising
All words:   "Rail"AND"Franchising"
For FTS & Contracts Finder - copy & paste one of the Search Phrases into the Keywords box, check that the Procurements Stage and Notice Status boxes are ticked appropriately and click Update Results. Repeat with modified Keywords to find the best results.
For TED EU - copy & paste one of the Search Phrases into the Text box, set the Search Scope to All Notices, set the Country box to UK, and click Search. Use Refine Search to repeat with modified search text.