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|Reference number||RM4194 - L0699|
|This deadline is for...||Deadline for the submission of a Tender 06/01/2015 13:00GMT|
|Estimated length of contract||3 Months|
|Estimated value||£0 - £40,000|
|Location where the contract is to be carried out||United Kingdom
The services will predominantly be performed in Somerset.
|Is this suitable for smaller suppliers?||Yes|
|Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations?||Yes|
|Name of the buying organisation||Crown Commercial Service on behalf of Cabinet Office (see other contracts from this organisation)|
The mutualisation support package has the following objectives for Somerset Skills and Learning (the “Potential PSM”): - To develop a transition plan by March 2015. - To implement a transition plan by March 2015 that will enable the Potential PSM to spin-out by August 2015. - To capture and share key learning and experience with other Parent Bodies and adult learning services considering mutualisation.
|Additional Notes||Procurement Service (now CCS) e-Sourcing Suite. If you have not yet registered on the eSourcing Suite, this can be done online at https://gpsesourcing.cabinetoffice.gov.uk by following the link ‘Register for GPS eSourcing’. Please note that, to register, you must have a valid DUNS number (as provided by Dun and Bradstreet) for the organisation which you are registering, who will be entering into a contract if invited to do so at the Invitation to Tender stage. Full instructions for registration and use of the system can be found at http://gps.cabinetoffice.gov.uk/i-am-supplier/respond-tender Once you have registered on the eSourcing Suite, you will need to express and interest in this procurement. This is done by emailing ExpressionOfInterest@ccs.gsi.gov.uk. Your email must clearly state: • the name of this procurement is MSP - Somerset Skills and Learning; and the reference is RM4194 - L0699 • the name of the registered supplier; and • the name and contact details for the registered individual sending the email. Crown Commercial Service will then process this email and assign your organisation to the opportunity. The registered user will receive a notification email to alert them once this has been done. The deadline for the receipt of proposals is Tuesday 6 January 2015 at 13:00hrs and therefore suppliers can register on the e-Sourcing Suite between the issue date of this Contracts Finder advert and the deadline date. The deadline date for receipt of final outstanding requests for clarification will be Friday 19 December 2014 at 09:00hrs It is advised however that Potential Providers register as soon as practically possible in order to receive the Invitation to Tender and have a sufficient amount of time to respond. For technical assistance on use of the eSourcing Suite please contact the Helpdesk: Freephone: 0345 010 3503 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Is it a framework agreement?||No|
|Address||1 Horse Guards Road, London, SW1A 2HQ|