Support & Development

Third Sector Interfaces provide a single point of access for support and advice for the third sector within the local area. We provide a strong coherent and cohesive representation of the third sector with clear links to Community Planning Partnerships

In Dundee the Third Sector Interface is also known as the Voluntary Gateway.

Joint Statement on the Relationship at Local Level between Governement and the Third Sector.

Number Ten Voluntary Gateway Click here for copy of the Joint Statement


Some important points from the Joint Statement

The purpose of this note is to provide guidance on the use of ‘community benefits’ in public sector procurement. The note draws on the findings of the Scottish Government’s pilot Community Benefits in Procurement Programme. When developing and reviewing a commissioning strategy, Local Authorities undertake to ensure that they look to purchase multiple outcomes and maximise the use of Community Benefit clauses.

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