Card Payment Services – Pre-Market Engagement
Leicester City Council before commencing a formal tender process, are keen to seek market information from organisations that may have an interest or expertise in this field.
Pre Market Enagagement Card Payment Services (Income Management and Payment Software)
Awarding body Leicester City Council
|EST. START DATE:||19/08/2018|
|EST. END DATE:||01/10/2018|
Leicester City Council before commencing a formal tender process, are keen to seek market information from organisations that may have an interest or expertise in this field. The information provided will be used to help inform and shape our the requirements in our specification.
The current income system covers multiple payment channels as listed below:
Face to Face, including chip and pin and contactless, at over 50 outlets around the city; Mediated telephone payments (MOTO) at our contact centre(s); Interactive Voice Recognition (IVR) telephone payments line; Internet Payments; Central payments portal; 3rd party application integration; E-forms (Firmstep) integration; External (e-commerce); Internal (MOTO); National portal integrations. Kiosks (Currently Banking Automation); Paypoint Parking; Car park and on street parking; Cashless parking; Bank Payments; Mobile payments (Barclays Pingit); Online; QR codes. Bailiffs and DWP payments. We are committed to fairness and transparency in all of our procurement activity.
Responding to this pre-market engagement will not place you in a more favourable position at the tender stage and likewise declining to respond will not disadvantage you. The responses received will only be used for the purposes of background information which informs our specification and options appraisal and will not be used for selection or award purposes in any tender process.
To respond to this opportunity either: Click on the “Apply Online” button to be found below the contact details to the right of this screen which will take you to the EastMidsTenders portal.
Register on ProContract if you have not already done so and then express your interest for this opportunity. To gain access to the PME documentation: Go into “My Activities”
Any queries/questions regarding this opportunity must be received via the EastMidsTenders portal only, otherwise they will not be responded to.
Submissions must be received via the EastMidsTenders portal: https://www.eastmidstenders.org/index.html. Late submissions and those received by any other means will not be accepted.
This should be returned by 12:00 noon on 17 August 2018 at the very latest.
Organisations are asked to regularly check this opportunity on Source Leicestershire for any updates. Any advertised opportunity might be updated or removed at short notice due to unforeseen circumstances.
Applicants should note that due to the technicality of the software package being used to create this advert, this Opportunity will become “invisible” at midnight, 16 August 2018. Applicants are therefore requested to save all documentation relating to this Opportunity locally.
|Contract Type||One off|
|Procurement Process||Market Engagement|
|Estimated ValueTEXT DESCRIPTION|
|Category||Financial Services, Software,|
|Suitable for SME||YES|
DOCUMENT AVAILABLE UNTIL
16 August 2018
SUBMISSION RETURN BY
17 August 2018
Leicester City Council
9 Princess Road West,
Leicester LE1 6TH