Tender for IT Health Check and Cyber Essentials Services
This Framework Agreement shall be made up of up to 3 competent Suppliers.
United Kingdom-Edinburgh: Information technology services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Calton House, 5 Redheughs Rigg
Contact person: Jenny Cleworth
Telephone: +44 1313303778
NUTS code: UKM75
Address of the buyer profile: https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA00384
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
01668 Framework Agreement for IT Health Check and Cyber Essentials Services
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
This Framework Agreement shall be made up of up to 3 competent Suppliers who shall be responsible for carrying out annual IT Health Checks (ITHC) to maintain accreditation to PSN(P) and also carry out Cyber Essentials+ (CE+) accreditation. The Framework Agreement Term shall be for 3 years with an optional up to 3 years extension period.
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
SPS Headquarters — Edinburgh
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
SPS is an Executive Agency of the Scottish Government. As such, it is expected that they meet the requirements of the Scottish Government’s Public Sector Action Plan around Cyber Resilience, as well as annual accreditation returns to the Home Office and Cabinet Office to maintain the connection to Public Sector Network for Policing (PSN(P)).
This Framework Agreement shall be made up of up to three competent Suppliers who shall be responsible for carrying out annual IT Health Checks (ITHC) to maintain accreditation to PSN(P) and also carry out Cyber Essentials+ (CE+) accreditation. The Framework Agreement Term shall be for 3 years with an optional up to 3 years extension period.
Due to the nature of the SPS’ primary network, if the work requires the Supplier’s staff to use an Administrator level account, the member of the Supplier’s staff have either current NPPV3 or SC Clearance.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Option of up to a 3 year extension period
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
The Supplier may also invited to carry out any other related IT Security work which may arise. A specification shall be provided to the Supplier in these instances and a mini-competition process shall be completed.
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
For the purposes of evaluating the financial and economic standing of an organisation, please provide a copy of the last 2 years audited accounts information (including turnover).
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:
As stated in the procurement documents
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
The buyer is using PCS-Tender to conduct this ITT exercise. The Project code is 11321. For more information see: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/info/InfoCentre.aspx?ID=2343
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: