oneSource are looking for suitably qualified and experienced provider(s) to be appointed onto a Public Sector Framework Agreement for the provision of infrastructure, technical support and continuous management and promotion of a web based micro-procurement tool.
The Framework agreement will cover the period 1st November 2015 to 31st October 2019. Should the agreement fail to commence, for whatever reason on 1st September 2015 then the agreement will run from the nearest date after this date will run for the duration of four years.
London Borough of Newham (LBN) is the lead organisation for this tender, acting on behalf of oneSource, the umbrella covering the shared services of LBN and LBH councils. All references to oneSource in this specification unless otherwise stated refer to LBN acting under the oneSource banner.
Framework Agreement will be open to the entire public sector, other public bodies, such as the Police, Fire and Rescue Service, Coastguard Emergency Services, NHS & HSC Bodies including Ambulance Services and registered charities within the UK and to those central government departments and their agencies that wish to use it. Any OCB covered in the above list may utilise the resulting Framework Agreement from the commencement date once they have signed up to an access agreement with oneSource. oneSource will maintain and share upon request a list of suppliers who have signed the access agreement, as well as a list of any public bodies otherwise included in the list below who have explicitly opted out of the opportunity to sign up to the framework.