|RFx ID :||18768824|
|Tender Name :||AoG Consultancy Services Panel Refresh - Request for Proposal|
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|Open Date :||Tuesday, 27 June 2017 9:30 AM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+12:00)|
|Close Date :||Friday, 21 July 2017 2:00 PM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+12:00)|
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|Tender Type :||Request for Proposals (RFP)|
|Tender Coverage :||All of Government [?]|
|Required Pre-qualifications :||None|
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The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s (MBIE) Centre of Expertise for Consultancy Services (the CoE) has established an All of Government (AoG) solution for the supply of Consultancy Services. The solution is part of the Government Procurement Programme established in 2009.
The Consultancy Services Panel is open in nature and Providers may be added and removed throughout the life of the solution. The CoE is now seeking additional providers who have the capability to deliver quality, value for money Consultancy Services to join the panel. This RFP is also an opportunity for existing Providers to respond to additional subcategories or to change tiers on a subcategory already listed on their Appointment Letter.
The Consultancy Services Panel consists of 11 Panels of Providers, one Panel for each of the following subcategories of Consultancy Services:
- Business Change
- Finance and Economics
- Human Resource
- Marketing and Public Relations
- Operations Management and Risk
- Policy, Research and Development
- Procurement and Logistics, and
The CoE is clarifying the scope of the Finance and Economics subcategory to include Actuarial Services. Existing Providers to the Finance and Economics subcategory do not have to submit a response to be able to provide these services however they must wait until the contract award of this RFP to start delivering them under a Consultancy Services Order.
Please note, Consultancy Services in the ICT and Property and Construction areas are not sought at this time.
The CoE is creating a Protective Security Services Sub Panel from the Operations Management and Risk subcategory Providers. In order to be considered for inclusion on the Sub Panel, existing and new Providers to this category will be required to submit a response via TenderLink.
If you are intending on submitting a response to this RFP, please register your interest via the link: https://www.research.net/r/intentiontorespond before 5PM Thursday 6 July. Your registration will help the CoE better plan for the evaluation of your responses.
All responses to this RFP must be received electronically through the TenderLink (https://www.tenderlink.com/mbie-consultancy/) electronic tendering system. Responses will not be accepted through any other channel. Please ensure all your questions on the RFP or the RFP process are asked via GETS. Questions asked via any other channel will be directed to GETS.
No Winner The announcement on the new Panel Providers was made 12 December 2017. We have 170 successful Providers as a result of the RFP process. For more information about the Panel Providers please follow this link: http://www.procurement.govt.nz/procurement/all-of-government-contracts/current-all-of-government-contracts/consultancy-services