Pension Management Services – Actuarial and Consultancy – Northern Ireland

Pension Management Services – Actuarial and Consultancy – Northern Ireland

NI Water wish to appoint a pension management services provider who will provide actuarial and consultancy services in relation to NI Water Pension(s) arrangements. 

United Kingdom-Belfast: Pension services

2018/S 231-528890

Contract notice – utilities

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/25/EU

Section I: Contracting entity

I.1)Name and addresses

NI Water and its Subsidiaries
Westland House
Belfast
BT14 6TE
United Kingdom
Contact person: Marie Bradley
E-mail: sourcing@niwater.com
NUTS code: UK
Internet address(es):Main address: https://etendersni.gov.uk/epps

Address of the buyer profile: https://etendersni.gov.uk/epps

I.2)Information about joint procurement

I.3)Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://etendersni.gov.uk/epps
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address

I.6)Main activity

Water

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

C961 – Pension Management (Actuarial and Consultancy) and “Pay and Reward” (Consultancy)

II.1.2)Main CPV code

66520000

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

NI Water wish to appoint a pension management services provider who will provide actuarial and consultancy services in relation to NI Water Pension(s) arrangements. The economic operator must also provide consultancy on a wide range of pay and reward issues to support the company’s strategic total reward model.

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 2 800 000.00 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)

66523000
66522000
66523100

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKN
NUTS code: UKN0

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

NI Water wish to appoint a pension management services provider who will provide actuarial and consultancy services in relation to NI Water Pension(s) arrangements. The economic operator must also provide consultancy on a wide range of pay and reward issues to support the company’s strategic total reward model.

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: 2 800 000.00 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:

Initial contract period of 3 years plus the option to extend for 1+1+1 years.

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: yes

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: yes
Description of options:

Initial contract period of 3 years plus the option to extend for 1+1+1 years.

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

Initial contract period of 3 years plus the option to extend for 1+1+1 years.

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
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
III.1.4)Objective rules and criteria for participation
III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts
III.1.6)Deposits and guarantees required:
III.1.7)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.1.8)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:
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: 04/01/2019
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

Tender must be valid until: 03/07/2019

IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 04/01/2019
Local time: 12:30

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: yes
Estimated timing for further notices to be published:

Initial contract period of 3 years plus the option to extend for 1+1+1 years.

VI.2)Information about electronic workflows

VI.3)Additional information:

Initial contract period of 3 years plus the option to extend for 1+1+1 years.

VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

Northern Ireland Water
Belfast
United Kingdom
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:

26/11/2018

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