Software Development Contract for Cabinet Office

Software Development Contract for Cabinet Office

 Lot 1 – User Research and Content Design • Lot 2 – Software Engineering and Ongoing Support – Product Development and Service Design. 

RM1043 Digital Services – Cabinet Office Honours and Appointments System

Reference number:RM1043 DS01-079

Deadline date:01/09/2014

This deadline is for…Transparency purposes only. This is a Call-Off from an established framework, RM1043 Digital Services, and no additional tenders will be accepted.

Contract value:£0 – £0

Location where the contract is to be carried out:United Kingdom

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers?Yes

Name of the buying organisation:Crown Commercial Service on behalf of Cabinet Office

Description of the contract

The Honours system recognises people who have made an achievement in public life or committed themselves to serving and helping Britain. The Honours and Appointments Secretariat, part of the Cabinet Office, is responsible for the administering the Honours system. The Cabinet Office is initiating a project to improve the process and support for the HAS (The Honours and Appointments Service) which underpins the Honours system. HAS includes the management of nominations for Honours and Appointments from both customer and end users of the service. The Cabinet Office is applying the Government Service Design Manual lifecycle to this project and is therefore seeking to contract one or more companies to provide Discovery services to complete the initial phase of work. The request for procurement includes two separate lots: • Lot 1 – User Research and Content Design • Lot 2 – Software Engineering and Ongoing Support – Product Development and Service Design This piece of work constitutes the Discovery phase of the project. The intention is to undertake structured consultation and research with stakeholders, end users and external customers (UK citizens) to define business benefits and KPIs, to create tested designs for the internal and external-facing service and to help identify a suitable platform for development during the Alpha phase.


Classification of the contract

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

Additional information

Contract type:Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement?Yes

Framework agreement details:contract being called off a framework agreement

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:1 Months

Who to contact

Contact nameDSF Managed Service Team

Organisation nameCrown Commercial Service

Address9th Floor The Capital, Old Hall Street, Liverpool, L3 9PP


Extension number:


How to apply

This is a Call-Off RFP from an established framework – RM1043 Digital Services – and has been published for transparency purposes only. This RFP is open only to suppliers specifically invited via the Crown Commercial Service eSourcing Suite and no additional tenders will be accepted.