Learning Support Contract for Grant Holders in Scotland

Learning Support Contract for Grant Holders in Scotland

The Big Lottery Fund is seeking a Service Provider to support for grant-holders to enable them to develop and deliver the best outcomes possible for people in communities.

United Kingdom-London: Research and development services and related consultancy services

2017/S 101-201511

Contract notice

Services

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

Big Lottery Fund
1 Plough Place
London
EC4A 1DE
United Kingdom
E-mail: procurement@biglotteryfund.org.uk
NUTS code: UK
I.2)Joint procurement

I.3)Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://www.biglotteryfund.org.uk/about-big/tender-opportunities
Additional information can be obtained from another address:
Big Lottery Fund
1 Plough Place
London
EC4A 1DE
United Kingdom
E-mail: procurement@biglotteryfund.org.uk
NUTS code: UKInternet address(es):Main address: www.Biglotteryfund.org.uk

Address of the buyer profile: https://www.biglotteryfund.org.uk/about-big/tender-opportunities

Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address

I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Body governed by public law

I.5)Main activity

Other activity: grant awarding body

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

Learning support contract for grant-holders in Scotland.

Reference number: BIG001-0701

II.1.2)Main CPV code

73000000

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

The Big Lottery Fund is seeking a Service Provider to support for grant-holders to enable them to develop and deliver the best outcomes possible for people in communities. Learning support will be provided to a range of grant-holders, including those holding medium and large grants for improving lives and community-led activity. Support provided will be tailored to the skill level, experience, capacity and requirements of the grant-holder, as identified in discussion with their Funding Officer.

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 300 000.00 GBP

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UK
Main site or place of performance:

United Kingdom.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The Service Provider will provide grant-holders with support to enable them to develop and deliver the best outcomes possible for people in communities. Learning support will be provided to a range of grant-holders, including those holding medium and large grants for improving lives and community-led activity.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 250 000.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 36
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

The Big Lottery Fund shall have an option to extend for up to a further 12 months.

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation

III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers

List and brief description of conditions:

Parent Company Guarantees and other security may be required in respect of some or all of the service provider’s obligations.

III.1.2)Economic and financial standing

Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents

III.1.3)Technical and professional ability

Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession

III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:

As stated in the tender documents which can be downloaded at: http://www.biglotteryfund.org.uk/index/aboutuk/procurement_portal.htm

III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Open procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.4)Information about reduction of the number of solutions or tenders during negotiation or dialogue
IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction

IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure

IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

Date: 17/07/2017
Local time: 12:00
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:

English

IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender

Duration in months: 2 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)

IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 17/07/2017
Local time: 12:01

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows

VI.3)Additional information:

The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement.

To view this notice, please click here:

https://www.delta-esourcing.com/delta/viewNotice.html?noticeId=260250578

GO Reference: GO-2017524-PRO-10273957.

VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

The High Court, The Royal Courts of Justice
London
WC4A 2LL
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 207946000
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.3)Review procedure
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

24/05/2017

 

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