ACE Preferred Providers Framework
The purpose of this procurement exercise is to create a preferred providers list of training providers.
United Kingdom-Cardiff: Education and training services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
57-59 St. Mary Street
Telephone: +44 2920495281
NUTS code: UKL
Address of the buyer profile: http://www.sell2wales.gov.wales/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA20420
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Sova ACE Preferred Providers Framework.
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
The Sova — Achieving Change through Employment (ACE) / Cyflawni Newidiadau drwy ddod o hyd i waith project is an ESF funded project designed to support individuals from a BAME and Migrant background across the West Wales and the Valleys Area, with outcomes around the development of employability skills, entering employment and sustained employment.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
The purpose of this procurement exercise is to create a preferred providers list of training providers, who will deliver quality services to participants, provide good value for money for the project and make it easier for delivery staff to identify the training opportunities in their area available for participants.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Renewals or extensions will be subject to additional funding.
II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
We will periodically re-advertise the opportunity to join the framework so that we are able to broaden the variety of training/learning opportunities being offered to project participants.
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Sell2Wales Web Site at http://www.sell2wales.gov.wales/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=61315
The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at http://www.sell2wales.gov.wales/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx
Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems.
(WA Ref: 61315).
The buyer considers that this contract is suitable for consortia bidding.
57-59, St. Mary Street
Telephone: +44 2920495281
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: