Received on 7 September 2016
Under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act, please could you provide me with the following information about your current contracts with third party suppliers.
1.If another organisation routinely manages procurement and contracts on behalf of your organisation, please could you provide me with its name:
2.If your organisation routinely manages procurement and contracts on behalf of another organisation(s), please could you provide me with their names:
3.If your organisation handles its own procurement and contracts, please could you provide me with a list of all of your current contracts for ICT services, with the following information for each one:
Contract name/short description
Start date (or last renewal date, if applicable)
Estimated contract value (ie for services provided between start and end date)
If this contract was called off a central framework agreement (e.g. from the Crown Commercial Service, G-Cloud, etc) please say which one:
I appreciate that not all of this information may not be readily available, so I would be happy to accept partial information about each contract, if needed to stay within the allowable budget for FOI requests.
Responded on 5 October 2016
Case Reference: FOI/2016/60
5 October 2016
Dear Pradeep Chintala
Thank you for your request for information dated 7 September 2016 concerning ICT contracts for our UK operations. Your request has been handled under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) 2000 and has been passed to me for reply.
I can confirm, under section 1 (1) (a) of the FOIA, that the British Council does hold the information you have requested.
Please find attached a spread sheet which provides the information you requested.
I hope the information provided has been useful.
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