Microgeneration Certification Scheme Roadshows

Microgeneration Certification Scheme Roadshows

Delivery of roadshows to explain the Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS) MIS 3005 Issue 3.1 guidelines for the installation of heat pumps to social housing associations.

Reference number: TRN 412/05/2012

Deadline date:04/07/2012

This deadline is for… midday

Contract value:£0 – £40,000

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: Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC)


Description of the contract

DECC has worked closely with the Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS) to revise its guidelines on the correct procedures for installing small heat pumps (< 45 kW). This tender is for the delivery of a number of roadshows to explain the new guidelines to heating engineers from social housing associations, in order to ensure good performance of this technology. The roadshows should cover local authorities throughout the whole of the UK


Classification of the contract

73000000 Research and development services and related consultancy 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: 7 Months


Who to contact

Contact name Susan Donaldson / Gary Inwood

Organisation name Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC)

Address Area 6A, 3, Whitehall Place, London, United Kingdom, SW1A 2AW

Telephone 0300 068 5576 Susan

Extension number: 5385


Web address www.decc.gov.uk


How to apply

If you wish to take part in this procurement and are unable to access the documents listed in Contracts Finder please contact Susan Donaldson or Gary Inwood (telephone numbers and emails as above) for the Tender Specification and relevant documents for this procurement. Any late submissions will not be considered. DECC reserves the right to halt the procurement process and to not award a contract. DECC will not be held liable for recovery of costs from unsuccessful bids if a contract is not awarded. All costs will be borne by the bidding organisations. If a contract is created it will be upon DECC terms and conditions, which are available on the main DECC website – www.decc.gov.uk and will be issued to organisations invited to submit a tender bid. Completed tender submission must be returned by post to DECC, address given at the top of this advertisement, by 4 July 2012. We require 4 hard copies (one of which must be signed). Interviews, if deemed necessary, will be held on 19th July 2012 suppliers will be notified in advance. If successful and upon contract signature, the supplier is expected to attend a kick-off meeting provisionally scheduled 23 July 2012. Project completion is required by seven months from the start of the contract.