Procurement - print and associated services framework 2019 - Lot 2 (specimen bags)

Guidance for public sector organisations on how to access and use the contract.

Who can access: health sector only
Contract status: live
Dates of contract: 1 April 2019 to 31 October 2023
Category: media, marketing, design and print


this framework is a Health specific requirement for the following:

lot 2 - special print services – specimen bags (single supplier)

What is in scope

Requirements within this framework will include:

specimen bags (lot 2)

What is out of scope

The framework does not cover:

  • design services
  • publishing services
  • purchase of print machinery/equipment
  • core Scottish Government publications

Who can use this

This framework can be used by:

  • health

Further information about agencies of the Scottish Ministers and offices in the Scottish administration which are not ministerial offices is available from the national public bodies directory

Note: It is the responsibility of any framework public body organisation wishing to use the framework agreement to satisfy itself that it is eligible to do so. Entitlement guidance on this can be found in Annex A of our guidance on framework agreements. If there is any doubt, legal advice should be sought.

See the OJEU notice.


The benefits of this framework include:

  • opportunity to have a co-ordinated approach throughout public sector organisations
  • opportunity to learn and liaise with other partners and share best practice

Value for money savings to be realised through the collaborative use of this framework – the rates quoted are maximum.

Contract award documents

Please see the following contract award notice for full details.

Print and associated services framework 2019 - ocds-r6ebe6-0000562788

See attached framework documents for further information.

Further information

See the attached call-off guide for more information.

Information regarding pricing and terms and conditions can now be found on Knowledge Hub.

If you are not registered to access this site and are eligible to use the framework please complete the registration form and send to the contact below.

Please note that framework terms and pricing should be treated as commercially confidential and must not be shared with anyone outside your organisation without the prior approval of Scottish Procurement.

All other enquiries in relation to this framework agreement should be directed to the procurement contact named below.

Buyer's guide: print framework 2019 - lot 2 April 2019


Neil MacTavish
Senior Portfolio Specialist
Phone: 0141 242 5589

Marta Sito
Portfolio Specialist

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