Protocol 3 should be used when using a framework that has already been established under Protocol 1.
To use a framework that we have established under Protocol 1 you are required to run a mini-competition (if applicable) in line with the framework's terms and conditions.
|Spend type||Use of a Derbyshire County Council established framework|
|Process required||Mini competition (if applicable) in line with the framework's terms and conditions|
|Minimum advertising required||None|
|Contracting requirements||Call off contract|
|Award of contract||The award of contract can be approved at strategic director level|
|Notification of bidders||Formal notification in writing.
|Publication of award||Departmental contract database|
|Inclusion on SAP||Contract detail|