Blackpool Council Financial Audit Services Tender
Statutory financial audit services including the production of full statutory accounts.
United Kingdom-Blackpool: Auditing services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
PO Box 4
Contact person: Miss Kate Faulkner
Telephone: +44 1253478989
NUTS code: UKD42
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Provision of Statutory Financial Audit Services Including the Production of Full Statutory Accounts and Filing with Companies House
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
The appointment of a suitable company is required in order to undertake full statutory audits for Blackpool Council’s Wholly Owned Companies.
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 appointment of a suitable company is required in order to undertake full statutory audits including report and opinion to the Directors of Blackpool Housing Company Limited, Blackpool Operating Company Ltd, Blackpool Entertainment Company Ltd, Blackpool Transport Services Ltd, Blackpool Coastal Housing Ltd, the Blackpool Airport suite of Ltd Companies, Blackpool Waste Services Ltd and Lancashire Management Operations Ltd as to whether the financial statements represent a true and fair view of each of the company’s affairs, production of statutory accounts and filing of the same at Companies House.
Wholly owned companies created within the contract period will be included in this contract.
Additional requirements exist in relation to:
— Blackpool Operating Company Ltd defined pension benefit scheme,
— group companies taxation advice and services,
— company valuations.
For the full specification of requirements, please refer to the tender documents at the web address below: https://procontract.due-north.com
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
The initial contract is for one audit cycle (approximately 12 months) with the option to extend for a further 3 audit cycles on a 1 + 1 + 1 basis.
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: