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Services - 481222-2019

14/10/2019    S198

United Kingdom-Liverpool: Business and management consultancy and related services

2019/S 198-481222

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only


Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: The Minister for the Cabinet Office acting through Crown Commercial Service
Postal address: 9th Floor, The Capital Building, Old Hall Street
Town: Liverpool
Postal code: L3 9PP
Country: United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 3450103503
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
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: Public Procurement

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Management Consultancy Services

Reference number: RM6187
II.1.2)Main CPV code
79400000 Business and management consultancy and related services
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

Crown Commercial Service (CCS) (as the Authority) wishes to establish a pan government commercial agreement for the provision of management consultancy services to be utilised by UK Public Sector Bodies, which includes Central Government Departments and their arm’s length bodies and their agencies, the wider public sector and the third sector including but not limited to: local government, health, police, fire and rescue, housing associations, charities, education and devolved administrations.

The purpose of this PIN is to provide advance notice that CCS is to consider undertaking a tendering exercise to set up a new commercial agreement. Once available the ITT documentation for this procurement may be freely accessed here:

We will use our market engagement sessions to help inform the new lot structure.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
66000000 Financial and insurance services
66121000 Mergers and acquisition services
66170000 Financial consultancy, financial transaction processing and clearing-house services
66171000 Financial consultancy services
66519600 Actuarial services
66523000 Pension fund consultancy services
71241000 Feasibility study, advisory service, analysis
71311200 Transport systems consultancy services
71311210 Highways consultancy services
71311300 Infrastructure works consultancy services
71800000 Consulting services for water-supply and waste consultancy
72100000 Hardware consultancy services
72200000 Software programming and consultancy services
72220000 Systems and technical consultancy services
72221000 Business analysis consultancy services
72222000 Information systems or technology strategic review and planning services
72222200 Information systems or technology planning services
72223000 Information technology requirements review services
72224000 Project management consultancy services
72227000 Software integration consultancy services
72246000 Systems consultancy services
72266000 Software consultancy services
72600000 Computer support and consultancy services
73210000 Research consultancy services
73220000 Development consultancy services
75112000 Administrative services for business operations
75130000 Supporting services for the government
75131000 Government services
79000000 Business services: law, marketing, consulting, recruitment, printing and security
79211200 Compilation of financial statements services
79212500 Accounting review services
79221000 Tax consultancy services
79311400 Economic research services
79311410 Economic impact assessment
79314000 Feasibility study
79400000 Business and management consultancy and related services
79410000 Business and management consultancy services
79411000 General management consultancy services
79411100 Business development consultancy services
79412000 Financial management consultancy services
79414000 Human resources management consultancy services
79418000 Procurement consultancy services
79419000 Evaluation consultancy services
79420000 Management-related services
79421000 Project-management services other than for construction work
79996000 Business organisation services
98200000 Equal opportunities consultancy services
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Management consultancy.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

CCS invites suggestions and feedback on the scope of any future commercial agreement including its lots and structure from the market.

Supplier engagement will take place on 29.10.2019 and 3.2.2020. Sessions will be limited to a maximum of 1 delegate per organisation (but you can have a representative at both). Please express your interest in attending in October by completing no later than midday on 22.10.2019. This form can also be used to provide any feedback on the PIN.

For the session on the 3rd February and any future supplier engagement events/updates will be published on CCSs pipeline page

Please note presentations will also be made available on this page after the event should you be unable to attend.

Please monitor tenders electronic daily for the publication of the OJEU contract notice.

Please note audit services will not be included within the new commercial vehicle for management consultancy services. A separate procurement exercise will be undertaken for audit services. For further information on the audit services procurement please visit the CCS procurement pipeline page.

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: