Supply of Antibiotics and IV Fluids to NHS

Supply of Antibiotics and IV Fluids to NHS

The contracting authority is inviting new suppliers, who have not already joined, to submit an indicative offer to join a Dynamic Purchasing System.

United Kingdom-Runcorn: Various medicinal products

2015/S 135-249429

Simplified contract notice on a dynamic purchasing system

This notice is covered by: Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority/entity

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

The Secretary of State for Health acting as part of the Crown through the Commercial Medicines Unit (part of the Department of Health)
2nd Floor, Rutland House
For the attention of: Nichols Lynne
WA7 2ES Runcorn

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority/entity:

Electronic access to information:

Electronic submission of tenders and requests to participate:

I.2)Type of the contracting authority

Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local sub-divisions

I.3)Main activity

Other: Public procurement

I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities/entities

The contracting authority/entity is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities/entities: yes

Please refer to VI.1) Additional Information of this notice

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority/entity:

Dynamic Purchasing System for the supply of antibiotics and IV fluids.

II.2)Type of contract


II.3)Short description of the specific contract:

The contracting authority is inviting new suppliers, who have not already joined, to submit an indicative offer to join a Dynamic Purchasing System for the purchase and stockpile of antibiotics and IV fluids for the treatment of influenza related secondary bacterial infections.

II.4)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

33690000, 33670000, 33600000, 33692510

II.5)Quantity or scope of the specific contract:

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure

IV.1.1)Type of procedureOpen
IV.2)Administrative information

IV.2.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority/entity:


IV.2.2)Previous publication (Contract Notice) providing more information about the dynamic purchasing system

Notice number in the OJEU: 2011/S 155-258156 of 13.8.2011

IV.2.3)Time limit for submission of indicative tenders for the specific contract

27.7.2015 – 13:00

IV.2.4)Language(s) in which tenders may be drawn up


Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Additional information:

The Contracting Authority has established a Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS). Suppliers who are not currently qualified on the DPS and would like to join should follow the instructions provided in a previous OJEU which is referenced at IV.2.2) of this notice and complete the indicative offer documents on the following web site reference itt_29588. These documents contain further information on the DPS. This will be the sixth and final tender under the current DPS arrangement. Following the closing date for applications to join the DPS the Suppliers who have not already qualified on the DPS or who have not submitted an indicative offer should do so by the closing date stipulated in Section IV.2.3) of this notice in order to have the opportunity to be invited to this tender exercise. Only suppliers who have submitted an indicative offer and qualified to join the DPS will be invited to tender for the Contracting Authority’s requirement.

Other contracting authorities.
The contract(s) is for the benefit of NHS bodies and other public bodies responsible for the delivery of health related services in the United Kingdom including, without limitation, the Scottish Government, the National Assembly for Wales, the Northern Ireland Assembly, other government departments and non-departmental public bodies.

VI.2)Date of dispatch of this notice:


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