Services - 341742-2017

31/08/2017    S166    - - Services - Prior information notice without call for competition - Not applicable 

United Kingdom-Salford: Data analysis services

2017/S 166-341742

Prior information notice

This notice aims at reducing time limits for receipt of tenders


Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
HM Revenue and Customs
5th Floor West, Ralli Quays, 3 Stanley Street
M60 9LA
United Kingdom
Contact person: Tony Fellowes
Telephone: +44 3000587724
NUTS code: UKI

Internet address(es):

Main address:

I.2)Information about joint procurement
The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local subdivisions
I.5)Main activity
Other activity: direct and indirect taxation

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Predictive Analytics.

Reference number: SR60759575
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

The purpose of this Prior Information Notice is to alert interested parties that HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) are considering tendering for a partner to design an industry best practice operating model that exploits Predictive Analytics (PA) in tax non-compliance risking.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 300 000.00 GBP
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKI
Main site or place of performance:


II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The contractor must use a partner approach to support HMRC to develop predictive analytical skills capability alongside its own technical specialists. The solution must be developed in a manner that will allow it to be readily integrated into and used on HMRC's existing business processes. The delivery of the solution must be complete by 31.3.2018.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.6)Estimated value
Value excluding VAT: 300 000.00 GBP
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 6
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information

We are seeking support from a partner for the development of a predictive analysis capability solution that will be able to deploy a range of data analysis skills to maximise exploitation of data to the same level as private/commercial sectors. HMRC intend to hold a supplier day on 13th September in London to present the outcomes required from predictive analytics solution.

II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.5)Scheduled date for start of award procedures:

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
VI.3)Additional information:

HMRC use an HMRC version of SAP Ariba Sourcing. Suppliers using HMRCs Ariba for the first time, will need to register at: You may need to cut and paste the web address directly into your web browser. As part of the registration process you will receive a system generated email. Once you have obtained ‘your account ID (AN) number, please email with the following information: The contract title shown in Section II.1.1) Your organisation’s HMRC SAP Ariba account ID: AN. Online questionnaires must be fully completed no later than 12:00 on 7.9.2017. Expressions of interest not containing the requested information may be rejected. All communications shall be in English.

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GO Reference: GO-2017830-PRO-10925266.

VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
5W Ralli Quays
M60 9LA
United Kingdom
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.3)Review procedure
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: