Published date: 18 January 2019

This notice was replaced on 9 July 2019

This notice does not contain the most up-to-date information about this procurement. The most recent notice is:

Awarded contract (published 9 July 2019)

Closed opportunity - This means that the contract is currently closed. The buying department may be considering suppliers that have already applied, or no suitable offers were made.

Contract summary


  • Information technology services - 72222300

Location of contract

E20 1JN

Value of contract

£0 to £150,000,000

Procurement reference


Published date

18 January 2019

Closing date

18 February 2019

Contract start date

31 May 2019

Contract end date

30 May 2023

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure (above threshold)

Any interested supplier may submit a tender in response to an opportunity notice.

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

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The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) intends to enter into a Cloud and Technology Resourcing and Outcomes framework to meet an identified need for cloud and other technology and project delivery resources.

The framework will support a number of technology programmes and projects, as well as FCAs transition to the cloud in the coming years, on both a resource and outcome basis.

The framework shall consist of three (3) principal Lots:

Lot 1 - Design, Build and Run;
Lot 2 - Programme Management & Resourcing; and
Lot 3 - Specialist Consultancy Services

Applicants may decide to submit a proposal for one, two or all three Lots. If choosing to bid for more than one Lot, Applicants must ensure they complete the relevant sections of ITT documentation applicable to all Applicants, including specific documentation applicable to the selected Lots.

Further details regarding requirements, instructions and other general information can be found on the FCA Bravo e-Sourcing portal under itt_29544 - CON 18-133 Invitation to Tender (ITT).

More information

Previous notice about this procurement

CON18-133 Cloud and Technology Resourcing and Outcomes Framework - Supplier Event

  • Early engagement
  • Published 24 October 2018


Additional text

1. To register and respond to this Notice existing users can login to the eSourcing portal: and new users should follow the registration process to receive a username and password.

2. Login to the portal - Click the 'PQQs/ITTs Open to all Suppliers' link. Click on ITT: itt_29544 - CON 18-133 Invitation to Tender to access the content.

Click on the 'Express Interest' button at the top of the page. this will move the PQQ/ITT into your 'My PQQs/My ITTs' page. You can now access the ITT response documents.

3. Responding to the tender - Click 'My Response' under 'PQQ/ITT Details'.

You can now use the 'Messages' function to communicate with the Authority on any clarification. Ensure you fill in the template for raising clarification questions and submit these by the set deadline for clarification questions.

Note the deadline for ITT response submission, then follow the onscreen instructions to complete, ensuring you press the 'Submit Response' button before the ITT response deadline.

If you require further assistance contact the Bravo help desk on 0800 368 4850.

About the buyer

Contact name

IS Procurement


Financial Conduct Authority, 12 Endeavour Square
E20 1JN