To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, which company prepared and submitted the information that appeared in the presentation to the Government Digital Service as part of the beta stage assessment of the catch recording app for under 10m fishing vessels; when the contract was awarded for that work; and what the value of that contract was.
The Marine Management Organisation and Engine Partners UK LLP (The Engine Group) jointly prepared the assessment submitted to the Government Digital Service for the beta stage assessment. The contract formed part of a wider procurement programme for digital transformation services and was procured through the GOV.UK Digital Marketplace. The contract was awarded to Engine Partners UK LLP (The Engine Group) on 1 August 2018. Full details of the contract awarded and value are available online at: www.digitalmarketplace.service.gov.uk/digital-outcomes-and-specialists/opportunities/6866.