Published date: 5 August 2020

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

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Closing: 4 March 2024, 11:59pm

Contract summary


  • Programming services of application software - 72212000

  • Business analysis consultancy services - 72221000

  • Programming services - 72243000

    • Systems consultancy services - 72246000

    • Software development services - 72262000

    • Software implementation services - 72263000

    • Software consultancy services - 72266000

    • Data services - 72300000

Location of contract

United Kingdom, Isle of Man, Channel Islands

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

5 August 2020

Closing date

4 March 2024

Closing time


Contract start date

5 March 2024

Contract end date

6 March 2024

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Restricted procedure (OJEU)

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

OJEU (Official Journal of the European Union) procedures are valued above a certain financial threshold.

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Crown Commercial Service is setting up a dynamic purchasing system for the supply of artificial intelligence services. Crown Commercial Service is inviting suppliers to request to participate in the Artificial Intelligence DPS.

This DPS offers a simple route to purchase Artificial Intelligence services in the public sector, allowing customers to access a wide range of competition in an emerging market.

If you are successfully appointed to the DPS following your submission you will be invited by customers (buyers) to submit tenders for relevant services through a call for competition. This DPS remains open for any supplier to request to participate throughout the duration of the DPS. CCS reserves the right to reduce, extend or terminate the DPS period at any time during its lifetime in accordance with the terms set out in the DPS Contract.

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

More information

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Additional text

This Dynamic Purchasing Agreement RM6200 is for use by
Contracting Authorities in the United Kingdom that exist on 03/08/2020 and which fall into one or
more of the following categories:
1. Any of the following:
(a) Ministerial government departments;
(b) Non ministerial government departments;
(c) Executive agencies of government;
(d) Non-Departmental Public Bodies (NDPBs), including advisory NDPBs, executive
NDPBs, and tribunal NDPBs;
(e) Assembly Sponsored Public Bodies (ASPBs);
(f) Police forces;
(g) Fire and rescue services;
(h) Ambulance services;
(i) Maritime and coastguard agency services;
(j) NHS bodies;
(k) Educational bodies or establishments including state schools (nursery schools,
primary schools, middle or high schools, secondary schools, special schools),
academies, colleges, Pupil Referral Unit (PRU), further education colleges and
(l) Hospices;
(m) National Parks;
(n) Housing associations, including registered social landlords;
(o) Third sector and charities;
(p) Citizens advice bodies;
(q) Councils, including county councils, district councils, county borough councils,
community councils, London borough councils, unitary councils, metropolitan
councils, parish councils;
(r) Public corporations;
(s) Public financial bodies or institutions;
(t) Public pension funds;
(u) Central banks; and
(v) Civil service bodies, including public sector buying organisations.

2. Those listed and maintained by the Government on their website at or any replacement or updated web-link.

3. Those listed and maintained by the Office of National Statistics (ONS) at or any replacement or updated web-link.

4. Those bodies in England, Wales or Northern Ireland which are within the scope of the definition of "Contracting Authority" in regulation 2(1) of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 (PCR) and/or Schedule 1 PCR.

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 3450103503



Closing: 4 March 2024, 11:59pm