Request for Quotation – Mediation Services Membership Offer – St Helens Chamber

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Request for Quotation – St Helens Chamber Mediation Services Membership Offer

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St Helens Chamber is a large Membership organisation with the highest proportion of local firms in Membership of any Chamber in the UK.  We are committed to continually developing and improving our Membership offer to ensure local businesses receive the services they need.  Services offered on advantageous terms to Chamber Members include, for example, HR support, Legal advice, and Legal Expenses Insurance, and discounted products and services from local Member firms including Chip and Pin Card Services.

Service Requirement  

Mediation services are useful to resolve commercial and employment disputes cost-effectively, and more quickly than through the court system.  We would like to offer a Mediation Service to St Helens Chamber Members.

St Helens Chamber will actively promote the existence of the Mediation Service to our Members.   If the service is taken up, the individual Chamber Member will be paying for the Mediation service.   No guarantees can be entered into on the number of Chamber Member firms taking up the Mediation service.

Request for Proposal/Quotation  

Please forward your proposal outlining:

a.  Mediation Services you propose to provide and approach to service quality.

b.  The offer to Chamber Members, and how this differs from standard services/prices available from your organisation.

c.  Testimonials (max 3)

d.  Your requirements of St Helens Chamber for promotion and any administration of the proposed Mediation service.

e.  The address from which you propose to deliver these services.

Evaluation Criteria & Weightings   

The evaluation criteria used to assess all quotations received in response to this brief will be as follows

Mediation Service offering and quality;
Advantage to Chamber Members
Quality of written testimonials
Cost and value for money (for Members)
Member of the Chamber
Supplier’s base location relative to St Helens

All quotations will be evaluated on the basis of the “most economically advantageous proposal”.  The Chamber is not bound to accept the lowest priced (or indeed any) quotation.

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The Chamber reserves the right to take into account any other relevant considerations that, in its absolute discretion, it may deem are appropriate.  

Please forward your proposal by 9th February 2018 to

Please direct any questions to