Audit and Assurance Services Two (A&AS2)

Summary 

Provides you with a variety of cost effective audit and assurance services from a range of suppliers. Available for central government and the wider public sector.

Updates

18/08/2023: This agreement replaces RM6188 Audit and Assurance Services (A&AS) which will expire in August 2025

31/10/23: As part of our customer engagement we would value your thoughts in relation to our current Audit & Assurance Services framework agreement and any suggestions to help develop our new Audit & Assurance Services Two framework.

Share your opinions with us by filling out this customer survey.

31/10/23: As part of our supplier engagement we would value your thoughts in relation to our current Audit & Assurance Services framework agreement and any suggestions to help develop our new Audit & Assurance Services Two framework.

Share your opinions with us by filling out this supplier survey.

Description

Access advice for a range of specialisms including internal and external audit.

The specific lot structure and specialisms are yet to be determined and will be decided following customer and supplier engagement, details of which are listed below.

Benefits

  • provides access to a range of suppliers
  • all suppliers are Cyber Essentials accredited
  • terms and conditions specifically adapted for the audit market
  • comprehensive customer guidance and templates
  • choice of pricing models including time and materials, fixed, or risk and reward
  • dedicated and knowledgeable contract management team to support you

Customer engagement

We held our first supplier engagement events in November. The presentation slides from the events are now available to read.

If you would like to share your opinions regarding the current and upcoming Audit & Assurance Services framework please fill out this customer survey.

Supplier engagement

We held our first supplier engagement events in November. The presentation slides from the events are now available to read.

If you would like to share your opinions regarding the current and upcoming Audit & Assurance Services framework please fill out this supplier survey.

Important links

Prior Information Notice (PIN) Read PIN
Contract Notice in Find a Tender (FTS) Not available yet
Tender documents Not available yet

Timeline

Activity Estimated dates
Pre-market engagement November 2023 to May 2024
Drafting of procurement documentation June to December 2024
Publication of find a tender (FTS) notice January 2025
Framework Award TBC