Tender for Social Enterprise Support

Tender for Social Enterprise Support

Community Based Support for a Social Enterprise.

United Kingdom-Kilmarnock: Other community, social and personal services

2016/S 117-208309

Social and other specific services – public contracts

Contract notice


Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

East Ayrshire Council
Corporate Procurement Team, London Road HQ
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1563576125
E-mail: heather.murray@east-ayrshire.gov.uk
Fax: +44 1563576067
NUTS code: UKM33
I.2)Joint procurement


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

I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Regional or local authority

I.5)Main activity

General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement


Community Based Support for a Social Enterprise.

Reference number: PS/16/06

II.1.2)Main CPV code


II.1.3)Type of contract


II.1.4)Short description:

East Ayrshire Council, on behalf of its service delivery organisation known as the East Ayrshire Health and Social Care Partnership, requires a dynamic service which follows the ethos of a social enterprise. The Service Provider will be experienced in supporting adults with a learning disability, Autistic Spectrum or Mental Ill Health.

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: UKM33
Main site or place of performance:

East Ayrshire.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This is a business that is motivated to achieve 2 main goals: to achieve social, cultural, community economic and environmental outcomes and to earn revenue; thus increase capacity and self sufficiency for individuals and impacting on their communities and lessening reliance on the social safety net and statutory services.

The service will be based on community benefits and opportunities for all who attend and will be for a period of 2 years with 2 1-year extension options.

II.2.6)Estimated value
II.2.7)Duration of the contract or the framework agreement

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.1.4)Objective rules and criteria for participation

List and brief description of rules and criteria:

Refer to the Tender Documents and information within PCS-T.

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:

Refer to the ITT documents.

III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract

Obligation to indicate the names and professional qualifications of the staff assigned to performing the contract

Section IV: Procedure


IV.1.1)Form of procedure

Open procedure
IV.1.3)Information about framework agreement

IV.1.10)Identification of the national rules applicable to the procedure:

IV.1.11)Main features of the award procedure:
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 / Time limit for receipt of expressions of interest

Date: 18/07/2016
Local time: 12:00

IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:


Section VI: Complementary information

VI.2)Information about electronic workflows

Electronic invoicing will be accepted

VI.3)Additional information:

Note: The buyer is using PCS-Tender to carry out this procurement process. Please note this is a separate website and if you are not already registered, registration will be required.

To access PCS-Tender, record your interest in this notice and access the tender documentation please visithttps://www.publictendersscotland.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk and search for project Code project_6186 under ITTs Open to All Suppliers. Please use the Search/Filter function, then select Project Code from the drop-down. Please note that once you have expressed interest in the ITT it will move to your My ITTs area.

For further information on using PCS-Tender, please read the Supplier Response Guide:https://www.publictendersscotland.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/esop/pts-host/public/pts/supplierhelppage/PCS-TSupplierResponseGuide.pdf

(SC Ref:449890).

VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

East Ayrshire Council
Corporate Procurement Team, London Road HQ
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1563576183
Fax: +44 1563576067Internet address:http://www.east-ayrshire.gov.uk
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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