We have an information request -see below –
Does your local authority use a Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) or a framework agreement for contract awards within Learning and Development? (A supplier framework would be classed as a list of enrolled and accredited companies or individuals that provide goods or services to the Local Authority)
No, Devon County Council (DCC) does not use a Dynamic Purchasing System or a framework agreement for contract awards within Learning and Development.
If yes, what is the process for becoming an approved supplier? Not Applicable.
What date does the current framework expire? Not Applicable
If you do use a DPS or framework, do you directly share it with any other local authorities? If so would be able to confirm which ones?Not Applicable.
If you do not use a DPS or framework, what is your method for awarding contracts? DCC has a contract with a single supplier, for the Learning and Development Partnership.
What is the name of your procurement portal?” www.supplyingthesouthwest.org.uk