Invitation to participate in dialogue—competitive dialogue phase
Invitation to participate in dialogue—competitive dialogue phase

The following Local Government guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Invitation to participate in dialogue—competitive dialogue phase
  • Brexit impact—public procurement
  • Appendix 1Response instructions
  • Appendix 2Evaluation criteria

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Brexit impact—public procurement

The UK public procurement regime derives from EU public procurement laws, and is therefore impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. For general updates on the process and preparations for Brexit, see: Brexit timeline. For further reading on the impact of Brexit on public procurement, see Practice Note: Brexit—the implications for public procurement.

[On headed paper]

[Insert date]

[Address of bidder]

Dear [[Insert contact name noted in the Selection Questionnaire] OR [Insert name of nominated lead organisation if tenderer is a consortium]]

Invitation to participate in dialogue for: [insert procurement name]

OJEU Notice Reference: [insert number]

  1. 1


    1. 1.1

      For the purposes of this invitation to participate in dialogue the following definitions shall apply and have the following meaning set against them, except where expressly stated otherwise in this invitation:

    2. Authority

      1. means [insert name of the contracting Authority];

      Competitive Dialogue

      1. means the procedure described in Regulation 30 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015;

      Evaluation Criteria

      1. means the evaluation criteria set out in Appendix 2 to this ITPID;


      1. means this invitation to