Provision of Change Consultancy Support

Reference code: 
PCD 43
Date signed: 
27 July 2016
Authorisation name: 
Sophie Linden, Deputy Mayor, Policing and Crime

Executive summary

This paper requests approval to initiate procurement for the provision of change consultancy support services. Due to the confidential nature of the proposal the detail is held in Part 2.


The DMPC is asked to approve the initiation of procurement for a 1year contract with a maximum value of up to £4m for the supply of change consultancy support services.

Non-confidential facts and advice to the Deputy Mayor for Policing and Crime (DMPC)

Introduction and background

As part of the on-going process of managing contracts and tendering/re -tendering for goods and services, Procurement Services identifies contracts which require DMPC approval for either extension or to initiate contract action to tender or re-tender for goods or services or to award contracts


Issues for consideration

This contract procurement will allow the access to a consultancy partner to support a major change programme .


Financial Comments

The cost of the proposal will be funded from within existing budgets.


Legal Comments

The recommendation can be lawfully approved in accordance with MOPAC Contract Regulations and EU/UK Procurement law.

In accordance with the MOPAC Scheme of Delegation and Consent (4.8), the DMPC must approve all requests to go out to tender for contracts that exceed £500,000.


Equality Comments

There are no direct equality issues arising from this proposal.