SORP tender- bids now invited to provide the SORP secretariat and to publish future SORPs

The Charity Commission for England and Wales (CCEW), the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland (CCNI), and the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR) comprise the joint SORP-making body and are pleased to invite bids for this contract for the provision of print, publication, distribution and future updating of the new Charities SORP. The SORP-making body gratefully acknowledge the assistance of the Charity Regulator (Republic of Ireland) in facilitating this tendering process. The SORP-making body is referred to as the Grantor in the tendering process.

Information for Bidders is set out in the invitation to tender document. The current arrangements come to an end in December 2018 and bids are sought for an initial three year contract term with the option to extend for up to two more years. The Grantor seeks to subcontract another body or a consortium with a single body acting as principal on behalf of the consortium to:

The Grantor will equally consider strong standalone bids for each lot.

The tendering process opened on 11 July 2018 and closes at 5.00pm on 24 August 2018.

View the invitation to tender PDF

View the questions submitted by Bidders and our answers to those questions PDF 

During the tender process we will publish the questions received from Bidders and the answers given. This PDF document will be updated and reissued throughout the process until all the questions received are answered. The closing date and time for questions from Bidders is 5.00 pm 13 August 2018.