The requirement is for the provision of data protection services specifically to fulfil the obligations of Data Protection Officer as required in General Data Protection Regulations and in support of the Data Protection Act 2018 as well as providing data protection advice as per the Scope of Requirements and Tender Guidance Notes document.
This Framework is being procured to provide Data Protection Services for Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) as well as South of Scotland Enterprise (SOSE), Wave Energy Scotland (WES), Cairngorm Mountain (Scotland) Ltd (CMSL), Inverness Campus Owners Association (ICOA), Orkney Research & Innovation Campus LLP (ORIC) and any current or future subsidiary organisation and/or associated company (subject to case-by-case approval by HIE).
It is expected that these services will be required from December 2020 for an initial period of 2 years, with HIE having the option to extend two times for a period or periods together not exceeding 1 year following the Initial Term (2+1+1 years).
The estimated maximum 24-month budget currently available to deliver this service is GBP 191,000 (excluding VAT). This figure is exclusive of Travel and Subsistence (T&S). It will be multi-supplier Framework with up to three suppliers appointed.