Data Security Accreditor Services

GSV1148 Data Security Accreditor Services

Contract value:£20,000 – £35,000. The House of Commons. Reference number: GSV1148

Deadline date:07/09/2012

This deadline is for… Deadline for this contract

Contract value:£20,000 – £35,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: London

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? No

Name of the buying organisation: The House of Commons


Description of the contract

The Corporate Officers of the House of Commons and the House of Lords (the Authority) require a supplier to provide information assurance accreditation services as defined in CESG Good Practice Guide No.19. The Accreditor, who must be a qualified CLAS consultant, will assess the security of solutions and processes for projects as they arise. The Houses of Parliament are not part of the government and therefore are not subject to certain mandatory standards such as the HMG Information Assurance requirements. Both Houses, however, are aligned to certain requirements of the HMG Security Policy Framework and aim to follow ISO 270001 where appropriate.



Classification of the contract

72000000 IT services: consulting, software development, Internet and support

72225000 System quality assurance assessment and review services

72224200 System quality assurance planning services


Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract: 24 Months


Who to contact

Contact name Sophie Uddin

Organisation name The House of Commons

Address Westminster, London, Middlesex, SW1A 0PW

Telephone 020 7219 1600

Extension number:


How to apply

Please express your interest via the House of Commons procurement portal Please note your expressions of interest via our In-Tend procurement portal to be received no later than 12 Noon Friday 7th September 2012.