Market Research Support Services

Market Research Support Services

Contract value:£50,000 – £100,000. Provision of Market Research Support Services for Student Loans Company.

Reference number: 2013/SLC/016

Deadline date:21/03/2013

This deadline is for… Deadline for Expression of Interest

Contract value:£50,000 – £100,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Glasgow City Glasgow City,

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: Student Loans Company


Description of the contract

Provision of Market Research Support Services



Classification of the contract

79320000 Public-opinion polling services

79310000 Market research services


Additional information

Contract type: Services – 10

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 below:

Priority Description of criteria Percentage weighting
4 Proposal 15.00
5 Resources 10.00
2 Methodology 25.00
3 Project Team 20.00
1 Commercials 30.00

Estimated length of contract: 29/04/2013 – 31/10/2013


Who to contact

Contact name Procurement Officer

Organisation name Student Loans Company

Address 100 Bothwell Street, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, G2 7JD

Telephone 01413062067

Extension number:


Web address


How to apply

The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement, and the contract will be awarded on the basis of the most economically advantageous tender. The closing date for return of submissions is Thursday 4th April at 14:00hrs. All clarification questions must be received no later than Tuesday 26th March 2013. For more information about this opportunity, please visit the Delta e Sourcing portal at: Response Address: Heather Allan