Advocacy Services for Lancashire County Council

Advocacy Services for Lancashire County Council

5 Lots. Lot 1 (Single Point of Contact service for all advocacy services and delivery of lower-level advocacy services (countywide)) 150 000 GBP per annum.

United Kingdom-Preston: Health and social work services

2015/S 223-406514

Contract notice

Services

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

Lancashire County Council
For the attention of: Joanne Sherborne
Preston
UNITED KINGDOM
E-mail: joanne.sherborne@lancashire.gov.uk

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority: http://www.lancashire.gov.uk

Electronic access to information: http://www.lancashire.gov.uk/corporate/web/?siteid=6864&pageid=41137&e=e

Electronic submission of tenders and requests to participate: http://www.lancashire.gov.uk/corporate/web/?siteid=6864&pageid=41137&e=e

Further information can be obtained from: Lancashire County Council isupplier RFQ: 8775281
PR1 8XJ Preston
UNITED KINGDOM
Internet address: http://www.lancashire.gov.uk/corporate/web/?siteid=6864&pageid=41137&e=e

Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: Lancashire County Council isupplier RFQ: 8775281
PR1 8XJ Preston
UNITED KINGDOM
Internet address: http://www.lancashire.gov.uk/corporate/web/?siteid=6864&pageid=41137&e=e

Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: Lancashire County Council isupplier RFQ: 8775281
Preston
UNITED KINGDOM
Internet address: http://www.lancashire.gov.uk/corporate/web/?siteid=6864&pageid=41137&e=e

I.2)Type of the contracting authority

Regional or local authority
I.3)Main activity

I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities

The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: no

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1)Description

II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:

Advocacy Services.

II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance

Services
NUTS code

II.1.3)Information about a public contract, a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)

The notice involves a public contract
II.1.4)Information on framework agreement

II.1.5)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)

This procurement is to commission Lancashire Countywide Advocacy Services to be delivered from 1.5.2016 with an initial contract duration of 1 year with the option to extend for a further 2 years.
The services being procured are a Single Point of Contact service for all advocacy services and delivery of lower-level advocacy services and a Specialist Advocacy Service (statutory services). The advocacy services will be tendered in the following Lots:
— Lot 1 (Single Point of Contact service for all advocacy services and delivery of lower-level advocacy services (countywide)) 150 000 GBP per annum.
— Lot 2 (all specialist advocacy services in North) 450 000 GBP per annum;
— Lot 3 (all specialist advocacy services in Central) 450 000 GBP per annum;
— Lot 4 (all specialist advocacy services in East) 450 000 GBP per annum;
— Lot 5 (all specialist advocacy services county-wide) 1 350 000 GBP per annum.

II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

85000000

II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

II.1.8)Lots

This contract is divided into lots: yes
Tenders may be submitted for one or more lots
II.1.9)Information about variants
II.2)Quantity or scope of the contract

II.2.1)Total quantity or scope:

Initial contract period of 1 year plus the option to extend up to a further 24 months.
Estimated value excluding VAT: 4 500 000 GBP

II.2.2)Information about options

Options: no

II.2.3)Information about renewals

This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion

Information about lots

Lot No: 1 Lot title: Lot 1 (Single Point of Contact service for all advocacy services and delivery of lower-level advocacy services (countywide))

1)Short description

2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

85000000

3)Quantity or scope
4)Indication about different date for duration of contract or starting/completion
5)Additional information about lots

Lot No: 2 Lot title: Lot 2 (all specialist advocacy services in North)

1)Short description

2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

85000000

3)Quantity or scope
4)Indication about different date for duration of contract or starting/completion
5)Additional information about lots

Lot No: 3 Lot title: Lot 3 (all specialist advocacy services in Central)

1)Short description

2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

85000000

3)Quantity or scope
4)Indication about different date for duration of contract or starting/completion
5)Additional information about lots

Lot No: 4 Lot title: Lot 4 (all specialist advocacy services in East)

1)Short description

2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

85000000

3)Quantity or scope
4)Indication about different date for duration of contract or starting/completion
5)Additional information about lots

Lot No: 5 Lot title: Lot 5 (all specialist advocacy services county-wide)

1)Short description

2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

85000000

3)Quantity or scope
4)Indication about different date for duration of contract or starting/completion
5)Additional information about lots

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Deposits and guarantees required:
III.1.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.1.3)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:
III.1.4)Other particular conditions
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
III.2.2)Economic and financial ability
III.2.3)Technical capacity
III.2.4)Information about reserved contracts
III.3)Conditions specific to services contracts
III.3.1)Information about a particular profession
III.3.2)Staff responsible for the execution of the service

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Open
IV.1.2)Limitations on the number of operators who will be invited to tender or to participate
IV.1.3)Reduction of the number of operators during the negotiation or dialogue
IV.2)Award criteria

IV.2.1)Award criteria

The most economically advantageous tender in terms of the criteria stated in the specifications, in the invitation to tender or to negotiate or in the descriptive document

IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction

An electronic auction will be used: no
IV.3)Administrative information
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority:

IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

no
IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document

IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

15.12.2015 – 10:00
IV.3.5)Date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
IV.3.6)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up
IV.3.7)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.3.8)Conditions for opening of tenders

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.2)Information about European Union funds
VI.3)Additional information
VI.4)Procedures for appeal
VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures
VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals
VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

13.11.2015

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