Support to Early Years and Childcare Sector

Support to Early Years and Childcare Sector

Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council is inviting suitable organisations to submit a tender to develop and support the registration of new provision and to provide support to all childcare providers in Merthyr Tydfil in line with priorities set out within the Childcare Sufficiency Assessment.

Procurer reference: EYC2012-15
Value of tender: £55000
CONTRACT NOTICE – NON OJEU
Is this notice funded by the Welsh European Funding Office (WEFO)?
No
Contract Type
Services
SECTION I: CONTRACTING AUTHORITY
Name of the organisation
Merthyr CBC Commisioning and Contracting
Contact Name
Gareth Richards
Address
Ty-Kier-Hardie, Riverside Walk, Merthyr Tydfil
Town
Merthyr Tydfil
Postcode
CF47 8XE
Phone
01685 725005
Fax
01685 384868
EMail
gareth.richards@merthyr.gov.uk
Web Address
http://www.merthyr.gov.uk
SECTION II: DETAILS OF THE CONTRACT
Service category
85000000 – Health and social work services.
Is it a framework agreement?
No
Title of the contract
Support to Early Years & Childcare Sector
Description of the contract

Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council is inviting suitable organisations to submit a tender to develop and support the registration of new provision and to provide support to all childcare providers in Merthyr Tydfil in line with priorities set out within the Childcare Sufficiency Assessment, CSA Action Plan and the Merthyr Tydfil Family Focused Children and Young People’s Transition Plan. The contract is being offered initially as a pilot for 1 year.

Further detail of the project, timescales, etc is provided in the attachments below.

Classification of contract (CPV codes)
85000000 – Health and social work services.

Contract Length
Starting date:
01.10.2012
and/or Ending date
30.09.2013
SECTION III: AWARD CRITERIA
Contract will be awarded based on:

Most economically advantageous tender in terms of:Criteria as detailed in the contract documents


SECTION IV: Administrative Information

Instructions to suppliers

This is a single stage tender process. All tender submissions will be evaluated and the top 3 providers will be invited to participate in an interview stage to determine the final outright winner. Detailed instructions are provided in the ITT document attached.

Tenderers MUST request a return tender envelope to be able to submit their tender – details in attached documentation.

Reference Number
EYC2012-15
Deadline Date
12.07.2012
Deadline date refers to
Receipt of completed tenders
Does this contract relate to a Project / Programme funded by EU funds?
No
Community Benefits do not apply to this contract