Substance Misuse Treatment Service Northumberland

Substance Misuse Treatment Service Northumberland

The aim of the Service is to increase the number of people able to achieve sustained recovery from dependence by providing individual support and treatment packages of care.

United Kingdom-Morpeth: Health services

2016/S 205-371025

Contract notice


Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

Northumberland County Council
County Hall
NE61 2EF
United Kingdom
Contact person: Mrs Leanne Stewart
Telephone: +44 1670622360
NUTS code: UKC2
Internet address(es):Main address:

Address of the buyer profile:

I.2)Joint procurement


The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at:
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via:

I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Regional or local authority

I.5)Main activity


Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement


Public Health Substance Misuse Treatment Service.

Reference number: DN215555

II.1.2)Main CPV code


II.1.3)Type of contract


II.1.4)Short description:

The aim of the Service is to increase the number of people able to achieve sustained recovery from dependence by providing individual support and treatment packages of care. This will be enhanced by increasing opportunities for individuals to continue their recovery within the community and by providing further support to affected family and friends.

II.1.5)Estimated total value

II.1.6)Information about lots

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

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKC2

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The service will provide pharmacological, psychosocial, harm reduction, and recovery support interventions, and recovery coordination. This Service will be commissioned to address drug or alcohol misuse in a holistic way, regardless of the substance of use. The specification details the system objectives and interventions to address identified drug and alcohol related needs and contribute towards delivering the outlined outcomes and the successful provider will establish and provide the system in accordance with the specification and the contract. The Council are developing a public health approach in Northumberland which moves from a ‘deficit model’, where the focus is on the problems or the issues people bring, to an emphasis on building on and maximising the assets, strengths, skills, knowledge and resilience already in our communities.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below
Quality criterion – Name: Quality / Weighting: 60
Price – Weighting: 40
II.2.6)Estimated value

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 contract will be renewed via a competitive tender process prior to expiry.

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
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
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:
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract

Section IV: Procedure


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

Notice number in the OJ S: 2016/S 153-276909

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

Date: 21/11/2016
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:

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

IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 21/11/2016
Local time: 12:00

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: yes
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

Northumberland County Council
NE61 2EF
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:



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