Health Visitor and School Nursing Service Durham
In order to achieve cohesive service delivery the Council is looking to engage 1 provider to deliver 0-5 Health Visitor Service and the 5-19 School Nursing Service.
United Kingdom-Durham: Health services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)
Durham County Council
For the attention of: Louiza McIntosh
DH1 5UL Durham
Telephone: +44 3000265425
General address of the contracting authority: http://www.durham.gov.uk
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)
I.2)Type of the contracting authority
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities
Section II: Object of the contract
II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
Service category No 25: Health and social services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: County Durham.
NUTS code UKC14
II.1.3)Information about a public contract, a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)
II.1.5)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)
II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)
II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
II.1.9)Information about variants
II.2.1)Total quantity or scope:
Estimated value excluding VAT: 33 950 000 EUR
II.2.2)Information about options
II.2.3)Information about renewals
Number of possible renewals: 1
In the case of renewable supplies or service contracts, estimated timeframe for subsequent contracts:
in months: 12 (from the award of the contract)
II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.1)Deposits and guarantees required:
III.1.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.1.3)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:
III.1.4)Other particular conditions
III.2.1)Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
III.2.2)Economic and financial ability
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required: Public Liability GDP 5 000 000.
Employer Liability GDP 10 000 000.
Motor Vehicle — third party cover required as a minimum.
Professional Indemnity GDP 5 000 000.
Clinical Negligence GDP 5 000 000.
In accordance with Articles 58 of Directive 201/14/EU and Regulation 58 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 and as set out in the Tender documents available from the NEPO Portal as detailed in Section VI.3).
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required:
Bidders must successful pass all parts A to F of the Business Questionnaire set out in the ITT Document 3, Tender, in line with the evaluation criteria listed. Parts A to F of the Business Questionnaire includes grounds for exclusion, insurance, health and safety, equality and diversity, and essential criteria which will be scored on a pass / fail basis.
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority:
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract
Prior information notice
Notice number in the OJEU: 2015/S 181-328002 of 18.9.2015
IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document
Payable documents: no
IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.3.6)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up
IV.3.7)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.3.8)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 6.11.2015 – 12:00
County Hall, Durham
Persons authorised to be present at the opening of tenders: yes
Additional information about authorised persons and opening procedure: Officers of the County Council.
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.2)Information about European Union funds
The Tender documents are available for download via www.nepoportal.org
To access the supplier area, select Durham and input A2KJ-6LGA66.
VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: