Research Services Dynamic Purchasing System – Crown Commercial Service
Crown Commercial Service is setting up a Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) for a period of forty eight (48) months and is inviting suppliers to submit a ‘Request to Participate’ for the provision of research services.
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Location of contract
Value of contract
14 February 2018
16 January 2022
Contract start date
17 January 2022
Contract end date
18 January 2022
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Crown Commercial Service is setting up a Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) for a period of forty eight (48) months and is inviting suppliers to submit a ‘Request to Participate’ for the provision of research services. The four (4) distinct elements of these services include research topics, research methods, specific participant group and research location. If you are successfully appointed to the DPS following your request to participate, you will be invited by Customers to submit tenders for relevant service requirements through a call for competition. The initial deadline for requests to participate is 17:00 on 16.02.2018, however the DPS remains open to any supplier to request to participate throughout its forty eight (48) month duration. The DPS does not guarantee any minimum spend and there will be no form of exclusivity or volume guarantee under this DPS.
About the buyer
The Minister for the Cabinet Office acting through Crown Commerc
9th Floor The Capital
Corrigendum to Contract Notice
Attachment 2 – RM6018 Research Services Matrix
Attachment 3 – MI Template v1.0
Attachment 4 – Financial Assessment Template
RM6018 – Customer Needs v1.0
RM6018 – Contract Terms v1.0
RM6018 – Research Marketplace DPS Agreement v1.0 (WATERMARKED).
Attachment 1a – Letter of Confirmation (Contract Example 1)
Attachment 1b – Letter of Confirmation (Contract Example 2)
Attachment 5 – Response Guidance for Contract Examples
RM6018 – DPS Needs v1.0
Attachment 6 – Additional Sub-Contractor(s)
N.B. Please be aware the dates input in the ‘Closing Date’ and ‘Contract Start Date’ have been revised to enable the opportunity to remain open on Contracts Finder. However, the ‘Contract End Date’ input is correct and is a true reflection of the contract end date for RM6018 – Research Marketplace DPS.
How to apply
Please apply directly to the buyer using the contact details provided.