Published date: 30 September 2021

Last edited date: 18 August 2022

Open opportunity - This means that the contract is currently active, and the buying department is looking for potential suppliers to fulfil the contract.

Closing: 28 October 2025, 12am

Contract summary


  • Repair, maintenance and associated services related to aircraft, railways, roads and marine equipment - 50200000

  • Development services of real estate - 70110000

  • Architectural, construction, engineering and inspection services - 71000000

    • IT services: consulting, software development, Internet and support - 72000000

    • Research and development services and related consultancy services - 73000000

    • Fire-prevention services - 75251110

    • Procurement consultancy services - 79418000

    • Arbitration and conciliation services - 79422000

    • Design support services - 79933000

    • Urban environmental development planning - 90712100

    • Forest conservation strategy planning - 90712200

    • Marine conservation strategy planning - 90712300

    • Natural resources management or conservation strategy planning services - 90712400

    • Environmental institution building or planning - 90712500

    • Environmental issues consultancy services - 90713000

    • Environmental auditing - 90714000

    • Pollution investigation services - 90715000

    • Services related to air pollution - 90731000

    • Services related to soil pollution - 90732000

    • Services related to water pollution - 90733000

    • Marine services - 98360000

Location of contract

United Kingdom

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

30 September 2021

Closing date

28 October 2025

Closing time


Contract start date

29 October 2025

Contract end date

30 October 2027

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Restricted procedure (above threshold)

A two-stage procedure, where the first stage is used to select suppliers, who are then invited to bid in the second stage.

This procedure can be used for procurements above the relevant contract value threshold.

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



The RM6242 DPS will be organised into distinct categories so:
Suppliers can indicate all elements relevant to their service offering, and Customers can filter the elements to produce a shortlist of appointed suppliers to invite to a competition.

The four (4) distinct categories comprise of:

Technical & Professional Services
Industry Sector
Geographical Regions
Additional Capability

Within these filters are further sub-filters that agencies can select to demonstrate the level of services they can provide.

More information



Additional text

Please note the Closing Date, Contract Start Date and Contract End Date have been manipulated to support compatibility system issues. However please refer to the contract notice for the correct dates, timelines etc.

How to apply

Follow the instructions given in the description or the more information section.

About the buyer

Contact name

The Minister for the Cabinet Office acting through Crown Commercial Service


9th Floor, The Capital, Old Hall Street
L3 9PP


+44 3150103503