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Local Government Software Application Solutions

Contract ID: RM865

Start Date: 27/07/2011

End Date: 25/07/2014

Description

This agreement will expire on 25 July. A replacement arrangement, Local Authority Software Applications (RM1059), has been developed in association with local authority partners including the Local Government Association and Pro5 and is expected to award in late July.

Local Government Software Application Solutions provides an efficient and cost effective route to purchase software that supports the activities of local government such as planning or social care. There are 39 suppliers in total ranging from multi-national to SME organisations, providing services through the nine lots of the framework:

  • Management & Finance - Revenue, Benefits and Finance Software Application Solutions
  • Management & Finance - Performance Management, Planning and Decision Making Software Application Solutions
  • Social Care & Education - Social Care related Software Application Solutions
  • Social Care & Education - Libraries, Museums and Leisure related Software Application Solutions
  • Communities - Electoral Services Software Application Solutions
  • Communities - Social Housing Software Application Solutions
  • Environment & Public Protection - Waste and Environmental Health Software Application Solutions
  • Environment & Public Protection - Highways and Transport Software Application Solutions
  • Environment & Public Protection - Planning related Software Application Solutions

The framework agreement is accessible to local government bodies, such as local authorities or any organisation that delivers any of the services to a local authority.

It is jointly managed with Pro5; by working together with Pro5 we will deliver efficient procurement solutions for local government and bring greater savings through collaboration across the UK public sector.

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Benefits

Sourcing through Local Government Software Application Solutions offers a number of practical benefits:

  • Pre-agreed terms and conditions offer sound contractual safe guards, whilst saving the cost and effort involved in drafting their own contract terms.
  • Competitive rates have been secured and are fixed for two years. 
  • Transparent pricing structures and the facility to conduct further competition helps to ensure that value for money is consistently achieved.
     

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Access

To purchase against the framework there are a variety of ordering routes:

  1. Online catalogues are available for direct purchases via the Government eMarketplace, which can be accessed here. If you would like more information on how to register for the Government eMarketplace please refer to our Overview. N.B. If you would like to browse and shop from these catalogues, ask your Zanzibar administrator to make the catalogues listed below available to you, if you are a user of the Government eMarketplace you will already have access to these catalogues by default. The catalogues available are:
  • GEM_CM_IDOX_1012 - GEM IDOX Oct 2012 CM
  • GEM_CM_RSK_0912 - GEM RSK SEP 2012 CM

You can also access this framework by running a further competition tender exercise.

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Background

Local Government Software Application Solutions was developed to provide an efficient and cost effective route to purchase software that supports the activities of local government such as planning or social care. 

This framework was designed in consultation with local government stakeholders for the provision of strategic departmental Software Application Solutions.

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Lot details

Lot Number Lot Name Lot Category Number of Suppliers Contract Expiry
All suppliers 37 - click here to view suppliers
1 Revenue, Benefits and Finance Software Application Solutions ICT 12 - click here to view suppliers 25/07/2014
2 Performance Management, Planning and Decision Making Software Application Solutions ICT 12 - click here to view suppliers 25/07/2014
3 Social Care related Software Application Solutions ICT 12 - click here to view suppliers 25/07/2014
5 Libraries, Museums and Leisure related Software Application Solutions ICT 8 - click here to view suppliers 25/07/2014
6 Electoral Services Software Application Solutions ICT 4 - click here to view suppliers 25/07/2014
7 Social Housing Software Application Solutions ICT 12 - click here to view suppliers 25/07/2014
8 Waste and Environmental Health Software Application Solutions ICT 12 - click here to view suppliers 25/07/2014
9 Highways and Transport Software Application Solutions ICT 12 - click here to view suppliers 25/07/2014
10 Planning related Software Application Solutions ICT 11 - click here to view suppliers 25/07/2014

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Framework Manager Contact Details

Robert Whitehead

robert.whitehead@ccs.gsi.gov.uk

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