Published date: 16 September 2021

This notice was replaced on 22 October 2021

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Awarded contract (published 6 April 2022)

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Contract summary


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

Location of contract

United Kingdom

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

16 September 2021

Approach to market date

21 October 2021

Contract start date

22 February 2022

Contract end date

23 February 2026

Procedure type

Open procedure (above threshold)

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

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Crown Commercial Service (CCS) as the Authority intends to put in place a Pan Government Collaborative Agreement for the provision of Digital, Data and Technology (DDaT) specialists and facilitate large-scale digital transformation programmes to be utilised by Central Government Departments and all other UK Public Sector Bodies, including Local Authorities, Health, Police, Fire and Rescue, Education and Devolved Administrations.

The lotting structure of this framework is as follows:
Lot 1 - Digital Programmes
Lot 2 - Digital Specialists

More information

Spend profile

This table displays the spend profile of the notice
Financial year Budget
2022/2023 £800,000,000
2023/2024 £1,100,000,000
2024/2025 £800,000,000
2025/2026 £600,000,000
2026/2027 £400,000,000
2027/2028 £300,000,000

About the buyer

Contact name

The Minister for The Cabinet Office acting through Crown Commercial Service (CCS)


39 Old Hall Street


+44 3450103503