Contact Tracing: Contracts for Services

Department of Health and Social Care written question – answered on 7th September 2020.

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Photo of Lord Scriven Lord Scriven Liberal Democrat

To ask Her Majesty's Government which companies they approached to compete for the contract to review the NHS Test and Trace system; and how they approached such companies.

Photo of Lord Bethell Lord Bethell The Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Health and Social Care

The contract with McKinsey commenced on 18 May 2020. McKinsey were approached via the Crown Commercial service Management Consultancy Framework 2. They were selected following the guidance on the framework due to their experience on working on similar requirements, their ability to deliver at pace and their ability to deliver at extremely short notice given the urgency of the COVID-19 situation.

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