IT Desktop Services Framework Government Procurement Service
The above public sector bodies have a need for desktop services contracts that will be compliant with the Government CIO ICT strategy and the end user device strategy.
Pan Government IT desktop transformation framework
UK-Liverpool: computer-related services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)
I.2)Type of the contracting authority
Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local sub-divisions
General public services
Other: Public Procurement
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: yes
Section II.B: Object of the contract (Supplies or services)
II.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:
Pan Government IT desktop transformation framework.
II.2)Type of contract and place of delivery or of performance
Service category No 7: Computer and related services
NUTS code UK
II.3)Information on framework agreement
II.4)Short description of nature and quantity or value of supplies or services:
Government Procurement Service as the Contracting Authority will be putting in place a Pan government collaborative framework agreement for use by UK public sector bodies identified at VI.3 (and any future successors to these organisations), which include central government departments and their arm’s length bodies and agencies, non departmental public bodies, NHS bodies and local authorities.
The above public sector bodies have a need for desktop services contracts that will be compliant with the Government CIO ICT strategy and the end user device strategy. (Strategy documents available for download from www.cabinet-office.gov.uk
), to be as confirmed in the subsequent procurement.
Estimated cost excluding VAT:
Range: between 100 000 000,00 and 175 000 000,00 GBP
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)
II.6)Scheduled date for start of award procedures
II.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes
The Contracting Authority intends to use an eTendering system in this procurement exercise and reserves the right to use a reverse auction. Government Procurement Service may change both the scope and the structure of the framework as a result of market and customer engagement. Government Procurement Service cannot guarantee that a call for competition will definitely take place. In preparation for the upcoming procurement, Government Procurement Service is keen to understand the current and future market for desktop services, including commercial options to deliver best value and, technological approaches suitable to government needs along with, scalability for government. Government Procurement Service would appreciate the market’s views on this procurement and there is a request for information available upon request which provide more detailed information on the required services.
The request for information, entitled “Desktop Transformation RFI” can be obtained by emailing [email protected]
Responses to the RFI should be returned to [email protected] and received by 6 July 2012.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Information about reserved contracts
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about European Union funds
The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
VI.3)Information on general regulatory framework
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice: