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Business Opportunities

Operators, build your business with us. Please keep revisiting this page to find business opportunities and details of when new tendering opportunities will be available.

Tendering Opportunities

The Chest North West

Transport Service Solutions advertise tender opportunities throughout the year for local Bus Services, School transport and Social Care transport covering East Cheshire. You can view details of all the available tenders at

The Chest has been created with funding from the North West Centre of Excellence to bring together buyers and suppliers making it easier for businesses to find out about new sources of potential revenue and to grow and develop to the benefit of the local economy.

If you are experiencing any problems with registering or using The Chest software, please contact the support team:

Name: Due North (The Chest)
Telephone: 01670 597136

For general enquiries about tender opportunities with Transport Service Solutions please phone 01270 371475 or e-mail:

Working for us

Conditions of Contract

To receive a copy of the current Master Terms and Conditions of Contract please phone 01270 371475 or e-mail:

Driver Vetting & DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service)

All drivers and passenger assistants working on Transport Service Solutions contracts must have an enhanced DBS disclosure and badge. Contained within the enhanced disclosure are checks carried out into the applicant’s background including criminal convictions, Department for Education and Skills information, Department of Health information and any other relevant information, together with children and adults barring list checks.

Drivers and passenger assistants must carry their badge with them when working on all Council and TSS contracts. As part of TSS's safeguarding policy, frequent checks are carried out to make sure that all staff used by operators are vetted and comply with TSS contract conditions.

Further Information and how to apply:

  • Visit The DBS Website
  • Call the Council helpline for more information and how to apply on 01270 371428