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Tender for PPlus and 2015-16 Budget Consultation

Paddy-in-officeThis tender is now closed - information regarding the process can be found below:-


The Commissioner is inviting Tenders for the supply of services in respect of conducting social research across Nottinghamshire on the following two areas of business:-

  1. Priority Plus Areas which will include telephone/face-to-face interviews.
  2. Nottinghamshire Police budget and precept participatory gorups (one Women's group, one group with members from Black, Minority, Ethnic and Refugee communities, one group with Nottingham City residents and three gorups with County residents).

The aim of the Priority Plus Area survey and any supporting face to face interviews are to widen the understanding of the potential and support for residents to identify those local needs, including existing and emergent needs, and ideas to improve safety and quality of life in their neighbourhoods. This piece of work will also complement the City and County’s Annual Surveys used by the Commissioner as part of the Police and Crime Needs Assessment, by providing a ‘deep dive’ into the issues that matter and are of concern to residents within the Priority Plus Areas.

For more information and how to apply please click on the Tendering Brief below:- 



The Research Study will start in August 2014, with interim findings presented at the beginning of September and the final reports (consulted on) will be presented by the end of October 2014 to align to the Nottinghamshire Polce and Crime Needs Assessment and the refreshing of the Police and Crime Plan and Police budget and precept setting process for 2015/16.

The Selection Process

Written signed tenders should be submitted to the Chief Executive Kevin Dennis at the Nottinghamshire Office of the Polic and Crime Commissioner by Monday 11th August 2014.

                    Arnot Hill House
                    Arnot Hill Park
                    NG5 6LU

You MUST also submit an electronic copy of your tender to the following email address by 12 (noon) Monday 11th August 2014:

Tenders received after this time and date will not be considered.  The email receipt time and date will be used for this purpose.

Short listing will take place on or shortly after 12th August 2014 and short listed researchers will be invited to an interview and will be expected to provde the Chief Executive, Commissioner and Independent Assessor with a presentation on your proposals at a time to be fixed on for a date near to the 13th-15th August 2014.