UK Deployable Food Programme competition

After successful market engagement with industry across multiple locations throughout the UK the Ministry of Defence is pleased to announce that it has commenced its UK Deployable Food Programme (DFP) competition.

UK DFP is running the competition under the Open Procedure of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 and is looking for a supplier capable of supplying high-quality and good-value food to the British Armed Forces on a national basis across all areas throughout the United Kingdom including remote regions in Scotland, Northern Ireland, Wales and England.

We are looking to work with an innovative provider who is capable of supplying and delivering a wide range of food and related non-food products from a defined Core and Non-Core list within pre-agreed timescales.

If this sounds like a good opportunity for your business please register and search for the Contract Notice on Defence Contracts Online in order to view the UK DFP tender documentation at

As part of the tender process the MOD is providing a Bidders Conference. Once you have viewed the tender documents and feel that your company is capable of meeting the full requirements please book a place on the Bidders Conference taking place in Bristol by emailing Jake Morrison at Please note that the final date for registration for attending the conference is Monday 7 November 2016 and the Conference will take place later that week.

You must not take this announcement to mean confirmation that the MOD shall award a contract for this requirement. The MOD is publishing this announcement without any commitment to issue an invitation to tender or place a contract. Accordingly, any expenditure, work or effort undertaken prior to contract award is a matter solely for the commercial judgement of potential suppliers. Announcements may also be published on Contracts Finder or the Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU), as appropriate.

For further information, contact:

Jake Morrison