Westminster City Council Funeral Services Framework
Westminster City Council are looking to appoint a single Framework provider to cover the requirements for funerals and related services for the borough over a 4 year period.
United Kingdom-London: Funeral services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Contact person: Jo Badjie
NUTS code: UKI
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Provision of Funeral Services
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
Westminster City Council are looking to appoint a single framework provider to cover the requirements for funerals and related services for the borough over a 4 year period. Westminster City Council will be the contracting authority under the framework, but the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham and the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea Councils will be able to call off services under this framework agreement. Any interested parties should consider this when considering whether to Bid.
The contract will be include funeral services that are required under Section 46 of the Public Health (Control of Diseases) Act 1984 as well as Estate funded funerals.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
Westminster City Council are undertaking an open procurement procedure in order to establish a four year framework with a single provider who will be responsible for carrying out the funeral services required by the Borough as well as the requirements of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea and the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham.
The framework will cover statutory funerals under Section 46 Public Health Act 1984 along with Estate Funded Funerals. The appointed provider will also be expected to assist with the admin requirements of any DWP funerals that may arise during the course of the framework.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: