Public Sector Network Tender Alert


392638-2012: UK-Glasgow: Financial information systems

Financial information systems. The Ministry of Defence and other Central Government Departments and Agencies have a requirement for the provision of financial status check services for individuals employed or proposed for employment on government work, as a component of the security vetting process.
The requirement is for the provision of almost instantaneous and accurate data, sourced from the widest base of available data sources and financial institutions. Access to the service should be made available online, by post/fax, by telephone and by electronic interface to the DBS NSV vetting tool, Cerberus.
Approximately 110 Government organisations access the service, and the estimated number of checks undertaken each year is in the region of 100 000. The majority of these checks will be requested by Ministry of Defence but requests for the services should also be available to those other Government Departments and Agencies listed below:
The Cabinet Office.
Department Of Trade & Industry.
British Broadcasting Corporation.
British Telecommunications Plc.
Capita Business Services Ltd.
Office For Civil Nuclear Security.
Crown Prosecution Service.
Dept For Culture, Media & Sport.
Dept For Environmental Food &.
National Criminal Intelligence Service.
Department Of Health.
Health & Safety Executive.
Home Office.
Inland Revenue.
Metropolitan Police Service.
National Assembly For Wales.
Office For National Statistics.
Dept For Education & Skills.
Office Of Parliamentary & Health.
Bank Of England Museum.
The Treasury Solicitor.
Department For Work And Pensions.
HM Customs And Excise.
Foreign & Commonwealth Office.
Export Credits Guarantee Dept.
Food Standard Agency.
Ministry Of Justice.
National Audit Office.
Northern Ireland Office.
Ordnance Survey.
Scottish Government.
Scottish Parliament.
Serious Fraud Office.
Avon & Somerset Constabulary.
Cambridgeshire Constabulary.
Cheshire Constabulary.
Cleveland Police.
Derbyshire Constabulary.
Devon & Cornwall Constabulary.
Humberside Police.
Kent County Constabulary.
Leicestershire Constabulary.
Lincolnshire Police Hq.
Norfolk Constabulary.
North Yorkshire Police.
Northamptonshire Police.
Sussex Police HQ.
West Mercia Constabulary.
West Midlands Police.
Wiltshire Constabulary Headquarters.
Nottinghamshire Police.
South Wales Police.
South Yorkshire Police.
Suffolk Constabulary.
Gloucestershire Constabulary.
Greater Manchester Police.
Staffordshire Police HQ.
Hertfordshire Constabulary.
Royal Mail.
Gwent Police.
Northern Ireland Office.
Dept For Transport, Local Govt.
Historic Royal Palaces.
City Of London Police.
Surrey Police.
Northumbria Police.
Merseyside Police Hq.
Scottish Police Forces.
Civil Aviation Authority.
Royal Household.
West Yorkshire Police.
National Crime Squad - Security.
Lancashire Constabulary.
Dyfed Powys Police.
Kent Police.
Hm Treasury.
Thames Valley Police.
Financial Services Authorithy.
North Wales Police (English).
Serious And Organised Crime Agency.
Metropolitan Police Vetting Unit.
Humberside Police.
HM Treasury Group Shared Services.
National Assembly For Wales.
The contract shall also be open for use by any Government Department or Agency listed at the link below:

Ref: CTLBC/2124,


Ministry of Defence
DE&S Commercial CC HOCS, Kentigern House, 65 Brown Street
Contact point(s): DE&S Commercial CC HOCS CM1
For the attention of: Stephen Phillips
G2 8EX Glasgow
Telephone: +44 1412242702
Fax: +44 1412242669
Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: The above mentioned contact point(s)

Contract value: The contract is due to start on 1.7.2013, with a possibility of being delayed until a start date of 1.9.2013 and shall run for a period of 2 years. The Authority shall have two separate options to extend the contract for one further year. the maximum duration of the contract, if both options are taken up shall be 4 years.

Published: 11 Dec 2012, Receipt by: 20 Dec 2012