Barnsley Council Legal Services Framework

Barnsley Council Legal Services Framework

12 Lots. Company and Commercial Law Lot No: 1. Employment Law and Human Resources Lot No: 2.

United Kingdom-Barnsley: Legal services

2017/S 192-393725

Contract notice

Services

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council
Westgate Plaza One, Westgate
Barnsley
S70 2DR
United Kingdom
Contact person: Mrs Jenny Lockwood
Telephone: +44 1226775372
E-mail: JennyLockwood@barnsley.gov.uk
NUTS code: UKE
Internet address(es):Main address: https://www.yortender.co.uk

Address of the buyer profile: https://www.yortender.co.uk

I.2)Joint procurement

I.3)Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: www.yortender.co.uk
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: www.yortender.co.uk

I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Regional or local authority

I.5)Main activity

General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

Provision of Legal Services Framework Agreement.

Reference number: DN300695

II.1.2)Main CPV code

79100000

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council (the Council) is looking to establish a Framework Agreement for the provision of legal services for a range of different disciplines to support the work of the Council’s own Legal Services team in supporting all directorates and key partner organisation in all legal matters as and when they arise.

II.1.5)Estimated total value

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: yes
Tenders may be submitted for all lots
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Company and Commercial Law

Lot No: 1

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

79000000
79100000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKE

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Advice and Representation in respect of all aspects of the law relating to Company Law and Commercial Law.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below
Quality criterion – Name: Quality — Various / Weighting: 60
Price – Weighting: 40

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 810 000.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 24
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

24 month contract, with 2 x 12 month extension options subject to performance and need.

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Employment Law and Human Resources

Lot No: 2

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

79100000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKE

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Advice, representation and drafting of documentation in respect of all aspects of the law relating to Employment, Pensions, Human Resources and Industrial Relations.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below
Quality criterion – Name: Quality — Various / Weighting: 50
Price – Weighting: 50

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 90 000.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 24
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

24 month contract, with 2 x 12 month extension options subject to performance and need.

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

General Litigation

Lot No: 3

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

79100000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKE

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Advice and representation in respect of all aspects of Litigation.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below
Quality criterion – Name: Quality — Various / Weighting: 30
Price – Weighting: 70

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 90 000.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 24
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

24 month contract, with 2 x 12 month extension options subject to performance and need.

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Charity Law

Lot No: 4

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

79100000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKE

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Advice and Representation in respect of all aspects of the law relating to Charities.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below
Quality criterion – Name: Quality — Various / Weighting: 40
Price – Weighting: 60

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 90 000.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 24
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

24 month contract, with 2 x 12 month extension options subject to performance and need.

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Property Law

Lot No: 5

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

79100000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKE

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Legal advice and assistance in relation to Property Law, including land and asset management matters.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below
Quality criterion – Name: Quality — Various / Weighting: 40
Price – Weighting: 60

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 840 000.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 24
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

24 month contract, with 2 x 12 month extension options subject to performance and need.

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Public Law and Corporate Governance

Lot No: 6

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

79100000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKE

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Advice and Representation in respect of all aspects of the law relating to Public, Corporate Governance and Information Law.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below
Quality criterion – Name: Quality — various / Weighting: 60
Price – Weighting: 40

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 270 000.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 24
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

24 month contract, with 2 x 12 month extension options subject to performance and need.

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Housing Law

Lot No: 7

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

79100000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKE

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Advice and Representation in respect of all aspects of the law relating to Housing, including social housing and associated issues.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below
Quality criterion – Name: Quality — various / Weighting: 50
Price – Weighting: 50

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 270 000.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 24
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

24 month contract, with 2 x 12 month extension options subject to performance and need.

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Planning Law

Lot No: 8

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

79100000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKE

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Advice and Representation in respect of all aspects of the law relating to Planning.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below
Quality criterion – Name: Quality — Various / Weighting: 50
Price – Weighting: 50

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 90 000.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 24
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

24 month contract, with 2 x 12 month extension options subject to performance and need.

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Highways and Transportation

Lot No: 9

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

79100000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKE

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Advice and Representation in respect of all aspects of the law relating to each specific subject, but not limited to Services provided in respect of:

— Highways and other transport infrastructure;

— Strategic transport infrastructure projects;

— Traffic Regulation / Car parks; and

— Public Rights of Way / Definitive Map Review.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below
Quality criterion – Name: Quality — Various / Weighting: 40
Price – Weighting: 60

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 90 000.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 24
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

24 month contract, with 2 x 12 month extension options subject to performance and need.

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Adult Social Services and Community Care Law

Lot No: 10

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

79100000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKE

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Advice and Representation in respect of all aspects of the law relating to Adult Social Services and Community Care.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below
Quality criterion – Name: Quality — Various / Weighting: 60
Price – Weighting: 40

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 180 000.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 24
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

24 month contract, with 2 x 12 month extension options subject to performance and need.

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Insolvency specific to Council Tax Debt

Lot No: 11

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

79100000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKE

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Advice and Representation in relation to the collection of Council tax in the undertaking of both legal work and insolvency practitioner work.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below
Quality criterion – Name: Quality — Various / Weighting: 80
Price – Weighting: 20

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 90 000.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 24
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

24 month contract, with 2 x 12 month extension options subject to performance and need.

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Insolvency specific to Business Rates Debt

Lot No: 12

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

79100000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKE

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Advice and Representation in relation to the collection of Business Rates in the undertaking of both legal work and insolvency practitioner work.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below
Quality criterion – Name: Quality — Various / Weighting: 80
Price – Weighting: 20

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 90 000.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 24
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

24 month contract, with 2 x 12 month extension options subject to performance and need.

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Open procedure

IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system

The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement
Framework agreement with several operators
In the case of framework agreements, provide justification for any duration exceeding 4 years: The Framework is for 24 months, with 2 x 12 month extension options included in the scope, subject to requirements and contract performance.
IV.1.4)Information about reduction of the number of solutions or tenders during negotiation or dialogue
IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction

IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no
IV.2)Administrative information

IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure

Notice number in the OJ S: 2017/S 151-312824

IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

Date: 06/11/2017
Local time: 12:00
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:

English

IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender

Duration in months: 3 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)

IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 06/11/2017
Local time: 12:05

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

The High Court
London
United Kingdom
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.3)Review procedure
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

04/10/2017

 

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