The ESFA is offering an ESF Opt-In Service for the period from April 2019.

Procurement for contracts to commence April 2019, was launched via the ESFA e-tendering portal, Bravo, on 20th August with a closing date of 17 September (19 September for Community Grants)

The ESFA Transition Programme will


•        Funding rates
•        Deliverables

The ESFA has worked with LEPs to determine any prioritisation for target groups and geographical area, where appropriate.

Organisations not already registered, must register at: in order to respond to the procurement opportunity.

All queries in relation to the procurement process must be logged via the Bravo portal.