GB-Swindon: UKRI-3188 IUK Fast Start Impact Evaluation

Competitive Contract Award Notice

1. Title: GB-Swindon: UKRI-3188 IUK Fast Start Impact Evaluation
2. Awarding Authority:
UK Research & Innovation
Polaris House,, North Star Avenue, Swindon, SN2 1FL, United Kingdom
Tel. +44 1793867000, Email:, URL:
Contact: Corporate Procurement, Attn: Corporate Procurement
3. Contract Type: Services
Sub Type: Research and development services.

4. Description: Research and development consultancy services. ***THIS IS A CONTRACT AWARD NOTICE NOT A CALL FOR COMPETITION***
UKRI appointed a supplier to conduct a multi-phase evaluation of Innovate UK's Fast Start Programme.
5. CPV Codes:
73200000 - Research and development consultancy services.

6. NUTS Codes :
UKK14 - Swindon

7. Main Site or Location of Works, Main Place of Delivery or Main Place of Performance: Swindon,
8. Reference Attributed by the Awarding Authority:
9. Awarded to:

Ipsos Market Research Limited
National ID: 00948470, 3 Thomas More Square, London, E1W 1YW, United Kingdom
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Contact: Ipsos Mori, Attn: Ipsos Mori
Value Cost: 221,411.5
Is Awardee likely to subcontract?: No Awarded to SME?: No
10. Date of Contract Award: 06/03/2024
11. Number of Tenders Received: 4
12. Other Information:
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Suitable for VCO: No
Period of Work Start date: 08/03/2024
Period of Work End date: 08/06/2027