ACTION: Make sure you follow the 10-day standstill period if applicable.
Following the receipt of tenders, you will need to ensure that each bid is compared in a fair and equitable manner.
This section of the PRP will provide you with the necessary guidance and documentation required to undertake the initial evaluation of all bids received, through to the award of the contract.
Any procurement that is subject to the provisions of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 must comply with the requirements of the mandatory standstill period prior to any contract being concluded. Click here for guidance regarding the standstill period.
If you require support and guidance relating to the interpretation and application of procurement legislation and policy, please refer to the protocol for provision of policy guidance and support.
The ePS (Electronic Procurement Services) team in Value Wales are currently offering free use of electronic sourcing tools for the purposes of:
For further information call 01443 663685 or visit https://etenderwales.bravosolution.co.uk/learn/
Unsuccessful suppliers find debriefings really helpful so always offer one as it can help them improve for next time.