UK Domestic Road Transport Framework for Royal Mail
Royal Mail Group is seeking to create a framework of 3rd Party Road Transport Suppliers to support its Network during seasonal peaks The requirement will be for appointed companies to provide Traction, Trailers and fully licenced drivers capable of supporting a 24/7 operation.
This deadline is for…Expression of interest
Contract value:£0 – £3,000,000
Location where the contract is to be carried out:United KingdomRMG set up temporary Parcel Sort Centres to manage additional seasonal peak requirements at various locations across the UK. For the avoidance of doubt, locations will be advised to successful organisations prior to commencement of the operation.
Is this suitable for smaller suppliers?Yes
Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations?No
Name of the buying organisation:Royal Mail Group
Description of the contract
Royal Mail Group is seeking to create a framework of 3rd Party Road Transport Suppliers to support its Network during seasonal peaks The requirement will be for appointed companies to provide Traction, Trailers and fully licenced drivers capable of supporting a 24/7 operation. Safety is a fundamental part of the way RM operates so suppliers must be able to demonstrate compliance to Transport Safety in their operation. Applicants will be required to provide, as part of the bid process, evidence of the following: • Copies of Operator Licences for each appropriate Traffic Area • Evidence of insurances, including: Public Liability, Employer’s Liability, Goods In Transit, Vehicle Insurance • Details of any O-Licence infringements over the last 12 months, including but not limited to drivers hours, PG9 prohibition notices, and any upheld VOSA investigations Due to Security requirements, any successfully appointed company is prohibited from sub-contracting any work awarded; any organisation found to be in breach of this provision will be immediately terminated, and excluded from any further tendering process.
Classification of the contract
60000000Transport services (excl. Waste transport)
Contract type:Services – Unspecified
Is it a framework agreement?Yes
Framework agreement details:setting up a framework agreement
Is this contract related to a programme of funding?No
Contract will be awarded based on:Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria below:
|Priority||Description of criteria||Percentage weighting|
|2||Capacity & Capability||25.00|
Estimated length of contract:48 Months
Who to contact
Contact nameJan Kool
Organisation nameRoyal Mail Group
AddressRoyal Mail Group Procurement, 2nd Floor, Mount Pleasant, 185 Farringdon Road, London, EC1A 1BB