Equal opportunities consultancy services Northern Ireland
The Southern Partnership PEACE III Phase 2 Programme would like to invite mediator/ facilitator/ trainer/ community worker applicants for inclusion on a restrictive list, through this PQQ process.
UK-Newry: equal opportunities consultancy services
Section I: Contracting authority
Newry and Mourne District Council
Greenbank Industrial Estate
Contact point(s): Through Portal at: www.newryandmourne.gov.uk/Procurement
For the attention of: David Barter
BT34 2QU Newry
Telephone: +44 2830313233
Fax: +44 2830313288
General address of the contracting authority: http://www.newryandmourne.gov.uk
Address of the buyer profile: http://www.newryandmourne.gov.uk/Procurement
Electronic access to information: http://www.newryandmourne.gov.uk/Procurement
Electronic submission of tenders and requests to participate: http://www.newryandmourne.gov.uk/Procurement
Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: The above mentioned contact point(s)
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: yes
Armagh City and District Council
Council Offices, The Palace Demesne
BT60 4EL Armagh
Banbridge District Council
Banbridge District Council, Old Technical School Building, Downshire Road
BT32 3JY Banbridge
Craigavon Borough Council
Craigavon Civic & Conference Centre, PO Box 66, Lakeview Road
BT64 1AL Craigavon
Section II: Object of the contract
NUTS code UKN05,UKN03
Newry and Mourne District Council, as lead Council for the Southern Partnership of Peace III, Phase 2 wishes to enter into a Framework Agreement for use by itself and its partner authorities, namely Armagh City & District Council, Banbridge District Council and Craigavon Borough Council.
The signed and completed PQQ will serve as the request to participate in the tender for a Framework Agreement for the Southern Partnership of Peace III, Phase 2(www.southernpartnership.com). Prospective candidates will be selected from the Pre-Qualification submission and will be invited to take part in mini competitions as the requirement arises. These mini competitions may be processed by any of the four partner authorities for one of more of the partner authorities disclosed.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section IV: Procedure
Objective criteria for choosing the limited number of candidates: See tender documentation under relevant tender on portal: www.newryandmourne.gov.uk/procurement.
Payable documents: no
Section VI: Complementary information
Reference to project(s) and/or programme(s): This programme is part-financed by the European Union’s Regional Development Fund through the EU programme for Peace and Reconciliation (PEACE III) managed by the Special EU Programmes Body.
Precise information on deadline(s) for lodging appeals: The Council will incorporate a minimum of 10 calendar day standstill period when information on the award of the contract is communicated to tenderers. This period allows all tenderers to seek further debriefing from the Council before the contract is entered into. Applicants have 2 working days from notice of the award decision to ask for additional debriefing and information has to be provided a minimum of 3 working days before the expiry of the standstill period. Such additional information should be requested from email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
If a dispute about contract award has not been successfully resolved the Public Contract Regulations 2006 allow aggrieved parties who have been harmed or are at risk of being harm by a breach of the rules to take action in the High Court. Any such action must be brought promptly (generally within 3 months). The purpose of the standstill period referred to above is to allow parties to apply to the courts to set aside the award decision before the contract is entered into.
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:29.5.2012