Tender for Mental Health Recovery Service – Cambridgeshire
Services for adults with mental health needs that would benefit from a range of interventions in a community setting.
United Kingdom-Cambridge: Health and social work services
Social and other specific services – public contracts
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Shire Hall, Castle Hill
NUTS code: UKH1
I.1)Name and addresses
I.1)Name and addresses
Lockton House, Clarendon Road
NUTS code: UKH1Internet address(es):Main address: https://www.cambridgeshireandpeterboroughccg.nhs.uk/
I.2)Information about joint procurement
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Mental Health Recovery and Community Inclusion Service
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
Cambridgeshire County Council (CCC), Peterborough City Council (PCC) and Cambridgeshire and Peterborough CCG (C&P CCG) are commissioning services for adults with mental health needs that would benefit from a range of interventions in a community setting. The service will wrap around current clinical primary and secondary mental health services to provide an equitable, community-based, recovery-focused service to support people to make connections within their community, improve their mental wellbeing and develop the skills to self-manage and gain independence.
CCC is the lead commissioner for the service. Funding will be through alignment of current investment from CCC, PCC and C&P CCG. Service delivery in Peterborough will have ring-fenced financial resources.
LGSS Procurement is managing this procurement process in accordance with the Light Touch Regime (LTR) within the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 on behalf of the Authorities.
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
The initial contract is for a period of three (3) years, with two options to extend for two (2) years each, making seven (7) years in total (3+2+2).
Potential providers are invited to submit an Initial Tender Response, which will include a Selection Questionnaire (SQ) and quality questions worth 100 % of the Initial Tender score.
The Authority will issue invitations to participate in dialogue to the top 3 scoring providers that: meet the minimum SQ criteria; and score 60 % or more in the quality assessment; and submit a bid within the budget.
The providers that participate in dialogue sessions will be invited to submit a Final Tender. The Final Tender will be evaluated using the following criteria:
Quality — 60 %
Price — 40 %.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract or the framework agreement
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.11)Main features of the award procedure:
The Authority is conducting a ‘Light Touch Competitive Dialogue’ process, under the ‘Light Touch’ provisions of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 (Chapter 3, Section 7 – Social and Other Specific Services). The award procedure is described in II.2.4 and in the tender documentation.
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate / Time limit for receipt of expressions of interest
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
Section VI: Complementary information
The Council will incorporate a minimum 10 calendar day standstill period at the point information on the award of the Contract is communicated to tenderers. This period allows unsuccessful tenderers to seek further debriefing from the Contracting Authority before the Contract is entered into. Such additional information should be requested from (refer to address in part I.1). If an appeal regarding the award of Contract has not been successfully resolved the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 (Chapter 6) provide for aggrieved parties who have been harmed or are at risk of harm by a breach of the rules, to take action in the High Court (England, Wales and Northern Ireland). Any such action must be brought promptly. Where a Contract has not been entered into the Court may order the setting aside of the award decision or order the Authority to amend any document and may award damages. If the Contract has been entered into the Court may order the ineffectiveness of a Contract where serious breach have occurred in addition to any fine, the Court may instead provide for alternative penalties, either contract shortening, fines or both.
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: