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United Kingdom-Liverpool: Business services: law, marketing, consulting, recruitment, printing and security
Notice for changes or additional information
(Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, 2018/S 011-020894)
Section I: Contracting authority/entity
Main address: www.gov.uk/ccs
Address of the buyer profile: https://sid4gov.cabinetoffice.gov.uk/organisation/register
Section II: Object
Research Marketplace Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS)
Crown commercial service is setting up a Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) for a period of 48 months and is inviting suppliers to submit a “Request to Participate” for the provision of research services. The 4 distinct elements of these services include subject area(s), 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 16.2.2018, however the DPS remains open to any supplier to request to participate throughout its 48 months duration. The DPS does not guarantee any minimum spend and there will be no form of exclusivity or volume guarantee under this DPS.
Section VI: Complementary information
Section VII: Changes
The values provided in Section II.1.5 are an estimate only. The authority cannot guarantee to suppliers any business through the DPS agreement. The authority expressly reserves the right:
i) not to award any DPS agreement as a result of the procurement process commenced by publication of this notice, and
ii) to make whatever changes it may see fit to the content and structure of the tendering competition; and in no circumstances will the customer be liable for any costs incurred by the suppliers.
i) not to award any DPS Agreement as a result of the procurement process commenced by publication of this notice, and
As part of this Contract Notice, the following can be accessed at: https://www.contractsfinder.service.gov.uk/Notice/9378af1a-90ad-473f-8697-b16983a241ca&sa=D&ust=1516359133563000&usg=AFQjCNFVh1kWd28cz1SZe9Q3dc2T7t0M7A
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