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This page explains the different ways that voluntary organisations may collaborate in order to bid for and deliver a commissioned contract.
A loose network of organisations agreeing to collaborate.
A partnership with a nominated organisation taking the lead for contracting purposes.
A new legal entity is set up, with a membership structure ensuring that its members control it.
Read more about consortia.
Where organisations undertake a full legal merger and become a single entity or group structure.
Find out more about mergers.
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