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FOI – 000097 Bowel Screening FIT Kits tender documents (HTML)

Published on 18 May 2022

Date received – 26 April 2022: Date responded – 18 May 2022


We would like to put forward a Freedom of Information (FOI) request for the following:

You have awarded a contract for Bowel Screening FIT Kits, Distribution and Analysers – released in November 2020.

We would like to request the following:

• All tender documentation which was released as part of the opportunity.

We look forward to hearing from you within the timescales that are stipulated as part of FOI.


I can advise you that we have now completed the search of our records and can provide you with the following information attached as appendices:

Appendix 1 - Invitation to Tender

Appendix 2 - NHS Requirements Bowel Screening

Appendix 3 – Bowel Screening Evaluation Scoring Matrix

Appendix 4 - Sample Device Evaluation v0.2

Appendix 5 – Bowel Screening ITT Pricing Schedule

Appendix 6 – Bowel Screening Agreement (tender version)

Appendix 7 - Sample Bowel Screening Booklet

Appendix 8 - Sample Bowel Screening Letter

Appendix 9 - Bowel Screening Laboratory Plan

Appendix 10 – Sub-Contractor European Single Procurement Document (ESPD)

I trust you will find the information of assistance and if you require any further information please do not hesitate to contact us.

If you are unhappy with any aspect of how we have dealt with your request, you can make representations to us asking us to review the handling of your request. Please get in touch with us using the below contact details within 40 working days of the date of this correspondence:

NHS National Services Scotland
Gyle Square
1 South Gyle Crescent
EH12 9EB


If after a review you are still unhappy, you also have the right to apply to the Scottish Information Commissioner, who can be contacted at Kinburn Castle, St Andrews, Fife, KY16 9DS, or via their online application form.

If you have any queries about this letter, please contact us at the above address.