Published date: 6 August 2021

Last edited date: 2 September 2021

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.

Closing: 6 September 2021, 12pm

Contract summary


  • Research consultancy services - 73210000

  • General management consultancy services - 79411000

Location of contract


Value of contract

£25,000 to £65,000

Procurement reference


Published date

6 August 2021

Closing date

6 September 2021

Closing time


Contract start date

27 September 2021

Contract end date

16 December 2021

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure (below threshold)

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

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

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More information


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The Query Log will be uploaded here as and when queries are received - please check back throughout the advertising period for updates. We will aim to answer queries within 1 working day.

The deadline for queries is Noon, 2 September, 2021. Queries received after this will not be answered.

Tenders queries should be sent to the Tenders email address.

About the buyer

Contact name

Richard Merrington


59 ½ Southwark Street