Courier Services

A range of courier services from simple collection and delivery to complex requirements for transporting regulated items and substances.

Description

The framework suppliers offer courier services for parcels, packages and documents with a range of collection and delivery options available to meet your requirements. In addition, dedicated network and secure collection services are also available as part of this framework. Security screening of internal mail documents and parcels for hazardous items or materials, are also included.

This framework was developed with YPO. It complements framework RM3799 for specialist courier services, and the courier services dynamic purchasing system (led by YPO). These agreements provide a range of courier services including complex requirements that require the movement of items and substances that are subject to stringent regulation or control.

Benefits

Over half the suppliers are SMEs.

For further information on the benefits of using the Dynamic Purchasing System, email YPO.

Products and suppliers

There are 12 suppliers on this framework

Lot 1 : Collection and delivery of documents and parcels
Same day, overnight, and economy delivery of document and parcels to UK and international locations.

Expires:

9 suppliers

Lot 2 : Secure collection and delivery of sensitive documents and parcels
Secure delivery of document and parcels to UK and international destinations. Suppliers offer additional insurance or double-manned vehicles for high value contents.

Expires:

10 suppliers

Lot 3 : Secure collection, storage and delivery of examination and test papers and mater
Services for the distribution of examination papers and associated materials to test centres, awarding organisations and examiners. Delivery to business and residential addresses is available.

Expires:

4 suppliers

Lot 5 : Dedicated network vehicle movements and sortation courier services
Services for the delivery of internal mail inside a closed network of addresses, including secure segregated mail sorting and dedicated delivery vehicles.

Expires:

4 suppliers

Lot 6 : Security screening of internal mail documents and parcels
Off-site screening of inbound mail to detect discrete threats or 'white powders'. Screening is available up to PAS 97 Level 5.

Expires:

3 suppliers

How to buy

Read the customer guidance notes, in the document section below, which provides detailed information on how to buy. Then complete the customer access agreement (also among the attached documents) and return it to info@crowncommercial.gov.uk. CCS will provide the price schedules and call-off terms and conditions.

You can buy from this agreement by:

  • Further competition to invite all capable suppliers under the relevant lot(s)
  • Direct award provided your requirements meet the conditions for direct award.