Contract for Healthwatch Leicester and Leicestershire
Leicester City Council and Leicestershire County Council invite tenders from suitably qualified and experienced organisations for the provision of Healthwatch Leicester and Leicestershire.
United Kingdom-Leicester: Health and social work services
Social and other specific services – public contracts
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
City Hall, 115 Charles Street
Contact person: Mr Yatish Shah
Telephone: +44 1164542348
NUTS code: UKF21Internet address(es):Main address: http://www.leicester.gov.uk
Address of the buyer profile: http://www.leicester.gov.uk
I.1)Name and addresses
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
ASC0220 — Healthwatch Leicester and Leicestershire.
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
Leicester City Council and Leicestershire County Council (known as the ‘Authority’) invite tenders from suitably qualified and experienced organisations for the provision of Healthwatch Leicester and Leicestershire (HWLL). Leicester City Council is leading the procurement on behalf of the Authority. The local Healthwatch service is the creation of the Health and Social Care Act (2012) and is an independent local consumer champion for patients, service users, carers and all those using health and social care services as well as the wider public.
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:
Please refer to the ITT documentation. Although II.2.3) lists the Place of Performance as UKF21 please note that UKF22 is also applicable.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract or the framework agreement
You can ask questions at a Tenderers Information Session being held on 24.11.2017. To register for this please refer to Part 1 of the ITT documentation (section 4.9) and follow the instructions. All information is within the ITT documentation. The procurement for this service is in accordance with the Regime for the award of Social and other specific services as defined in Reg 74, PCR 2015.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.4)Objective rules and criteria for participation
As contained in the Invitation To Tender documentation.
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Form of procedure
IV.1.11)Main features of the award procedure:
The most economically advantageous tender in terms of the criteria stated in the Invitation To Tender documentation.
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate / Time limit for receipt of expressions of interest
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
Section VI: Complementary information
This tender seeks to secure a provider for the provision of HWLL from 2.4.2018 for an initial period of 3 years until 31.3.2021 with the possibility to extend for a further period (s) of up to 2 2-years (taking the contract term to a potential maximum of 5 years).
The contract value assigned to this service is 307 391 GBP per annum (1 536 955 GBP for the full 5 year contract period (3 years plus the option to extend for up to a further 2 years). In addition to the above core funding, an additional 50 000 GBP per annum (250 000 GBP for the full 3 + 1 + 1 year contract period) will be released in agreement with the Authority for undertaking specific pieces of work or additional services that complement or further the aims of the core services.
The Invitation To Tender documentation can be obtained from the following link. https://procontract.due-north.com/Advert?advertId=843a6c0c-7fc8-e711-80e6-005056b64545&fromAdvertEvent=True
Telephone: +44 2079476336
Fax: +44 2079476807Internet address:http://www.hmcourts-service.gov.uk
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: