Examination Paper Printing Contract
The Open University requires the services of an examination question paper printer.
United Kingdom-Milton Keynes: Printed matter and related products
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Contact person: Margaret Dickens
NUTS code: UKJ12
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Examination Paper Printing/LTI/OJEU/2017.
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
The University requires the services of an examination question paper printer for the printing, picking, packing and making ready for dispatch of its examination papers.
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
The contract is to cover an annual requirement of over 200 different papers, picked and packed for over 100 examination centres. Average pagination of papers is 8 pages, average quantity is 900. The contractor will need to be able to provide personalised desk records and store stationery items. The initial contract is for two years months with a possible extension of 2 one year extensions to a total maximum contract life of 4 years.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
2 x 12 months.
II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited
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
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
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.2.3)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:
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: