The Consumer Council will require a Contractor to undertake a programme of research to investigate the following proposed projects:
1.Financial inclusion and the role of the post office network.
2.Review of the Post Office Network Transformation Programme in NI.
3.Micro generation of renewable energy and the costs of energy regulatory and infrastructure decisions.
4.Integrated Transport Pilot Project public transport research.
This programme of research will be both quantitative and qualitative in nature and will run up to March 2015.