Awarded contract

Google Reseller Framework

  • Digital Health and Care Wales ("DHCW")

F03: Contract award notice

Notice reference: 2023/S 000-000051

Published 3 January 2023, 12:43pm

Section one: Contracting authority

one.1) Name and addresses

Digital Health and Care Wales ("DHCW")

Ty Glan Yr Afon, 21 Cowbridge Road Eas


CF11 9AD



+44 2920502108


United Kingdom

NUTS code

UK - United Kingdom

Internet address(es)

Main address

Buyer's address

one.2) Information about joint procurement

The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body

one.4) Type of the contracting authority

Body governed by public law

one.5) Main activity


Section two: Object

two.1) Scope of the procurement

two.1.1) Title

Google Reseller Framework

Reference number


two.1.2) Main CPV code

  • 48000000 - Software package and information systems

two.1.3) Type of contract


two.1.4) Short description

The Authority is seeking to establish a sole supplier Framework Agreement for the supply of Google Cloud Products for Digital Health and Care Wales.

two.1.6) Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: No

two.1.7) Total value of the procurement (excluding VAT)

Value excluding VAT: £10,000,000

two.2) Description

two.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)

  • 48211000 - Platform interconnectivity software package
  • 48422000 - Software package suites
  • 48517000 - IT software package
  • 48700000 - Software package utilities
  • 48900000 - Miscellaneous software package and computer systems
  • 72000000 - IT services: consulting, software development, Internet and support
  • 72212982 - Configuration management software development services
  • 72227000 - Software integration consultancy services
  • 72260000 - Software-related services
  • 72265000 - Software configuration services
  • 72268000 - Software supply services

two.2.3) Place of performance

NUTS codes
  • UKL - Wales

two.2.4) Description of the procurement

Digital Health and Care Wales (DHCW), a Special Health Authority which creates digital solution needed to improve health and care in Wales, About Digital Health and Care Wales – Digital Health and Care Wales ( is seeking to establish a sole supplier Framework Agreement for the provision of Google Cloud products and Google specialist resources to establish an all-Wales Data Platform for health and care in Wales, under the National Data Resource programme. A commercial/contractual partnership agreement is envisaged between the Parties to efficiently and effectively deliver the evolving requirements to meet the organisation’s Corporate Strategy so an agile and robust approach is essential. The successful supplier will be required to provide access to Google Cloud products and ensure that the resources required to underpin the service delivery of the Agreement are flexible, highly skilled, and able to provide a proactive approach to drive value out of the cloud based NDR data platform. The successful supplier will need to demonstrate a track record of delivering comparable successful UK public sector digital data transformation programmes, preferably within healthcare. In addition, an excellent working knowledge of the Welsh Public Sector and NHS Wales is desirable, as is experience in Healthcare.

two.2.5) Award criteria

Quality criterion - Name: Conformance to the specification / Weighting: 30

Price - Weighting: 70

two.2.11) Information about options

Options: No

two.2.13) Information about European Union Funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: No

two.2.14) Additional information

This contract establishes a Framework Agreement with no obligation to spend.

Section four. Procedure

four.1) Description

four.1.1) Type of procedure

Open procedure

four.1.3) Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system

The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement

four.1.8) Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: No

four.2) Administrative information

four.2.1) Previous publication concerning this procedure

Notice number: 2022/S 022-122071

Section five. Award of contract

Contract No


A contract/lot is awarded: Yes

five.2) Award of contract

five.2.1) Date of conclusion of the contract

22 December 2022

five.2.2) Information about tenders

Number of tenders received: 5

Number of tenders received from SMEs: 5

Number of tenders received from tenderers from other EU Member States: 5

Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: 0

Number of tenders received by electronic means: 5

The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: No

five.2.3) Name and address of the contractor


Administration Centre, Hatfield Avenue





United Kingdom

NUTS code
  • UK - United Kingdom
The contractor is an SME


five.2.4) Information on value of contract/lot (excluding VAT)

Initial estimated total value of the contract/lot: £10,000,000

Total value of the contract/lot: £10,000,000

Section six. Complementary information

six.3) Additional information

(WA Ref:127829)

six.4) Procedures for review

six.4.1) Review body

High Court

Royal Courts of Justice, The Strand




+44 2079477501


United Kingdom