Request for Quotation – ISO 9001 2015 Accreditation Consultant – St Helens

Ref BGG Plastech
Expression of Interest closing date 20190315

Request for Quotation – ISO 9001 2015 Accreditation Consultant

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Established in 1994 to provide a dedicated approach to the supply of products for the construction, civil engineering and agricultural industries. The skills and experience of the management team and our extensive supply network enable us to offer one of the most comprehensive and diverse ranges of plastic products in the industry.  From our strategically placed facilities, we offer nationwide coverage and can respond to the most demanding of schedules and specifications within hours.

Plastech is committed to a substantial programme of capital investment and will continue to offer the most advanced and diverse range of products to the industry, manufactured to the highest standards and certified to BSI, BBA and WIS standards.


This RFQ is for management consultancy services to aid Plastech Ltd with preparing and setting up its systems to gain ISO accreditation for 9001:2015

As Plastech Ltd grows it expects to efficiently demonstrate UKAS accreditation to ISO standards (ISO9001:2015) equally it will need recognised procedures in place to manage company expansion.

Deliverable Timescale

Plastech Ltd is looking to start the project immediately and complete within 3 to 6 months.

Indicative Budget

This work will be part funded though the European Regional Development Fund.  The project falls within the £2,500 – £24,999 bracket and therefore, under current Public Procurement Regulations, there is no formal tender procedure but a detailed written quotation is required.

Evaluation Criteria

Quotations will be assessed and scored on the following criteria:

Cost – (40%)
Understanding of Industry – (20%)
Clarity of Quotation – (10%)
Delivery Timescale – (20%)
Ease of Communication – (10%)

Scoring Methodology

4 Excellent – Proposal meets and in some places, exceeds the required standard
3 Good – Proposal meets required standard
2 Acceptable – Proposal meets the required standard in most respects, but is lacking or inconsistent in others
1 Poor – Proposal falls short of expected standard
0 Unacceptable – Completely or significantly fails to meet required standard or does not provide the relevant answer

Proposal Format

Proposals should clearly demonstrate how they meet the requirement set out above.

Deadline and Submission

Expressions of interest are required by 4.00pm 15th March 2019

Electronically to:

Date Published 27th February 2019

This work is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund.

Conditions of Tender

Please be aware that due to the relatively low indicative budget for this work (i.e. less than the current OJEU limits) there is no regulatory obligation for us to provide feedback if you are unsuccessful.

We reserve the right to discontinue this tender process at any time and not award a contract.

You will not be entitled to claim from us any costs or expenses which you may incur in preparing and/or submitting your Tender at any stage of this exercises.  This applies whether or not your organisation is successful.