Police and Medical Appeals Board Service – Home Office Framework
The resultant agreement is likely to be of a Framework in nature, allowing police and fire customers to call-off the service as required. The Framework will be accessible to all UK police and fire authorities.
United Kingdom-London: Health and social work services
Prior information notice
This notice is for prior information only
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Peel Building 2 Marsham Street
NUTS code: UKInternet address(es):Main address: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/home-office
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Police and Medical Appeals Board Service
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
The Secretary of State for the Home Department has overall responsibility for policing and fire policy. As part of this responsibility, the Department is empowered to consider any appeal by a pension scheme member against a decision made by a police force or fire authority in relation to an ill-health pension or injury benefit award.
In order to administer such appeals, the Department appoints a contractor with the capability to manage independent appeal boards staffed by qualified medical practitioners.
The resultant agreement is likely to be of a framework in nature, allowing police and fire customers to call-off the service as required.
The framework will be accessible to all UK police and fire authorities.
The attached questionnaire is to test market interest, capability and to afford the opportunity for organisations to provide feedback.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
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:
This is a Prior Information Notice to alert the market and to gather feedback in respect of a future procurement to obtain a medical appeal board services for police and fire service pension authorities.
Interested organisations can complete the short questionnaire attached to this notice and return it by 21.3.2019.
II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
Section VI: Complementary information
Please send your completed questionnaire to:
firstname.lastname@example.org no later than mid-day 21.3.2019
Your email should be titled PAFMAB2019 and the questionnaire word file should be titled your company NAME_PAFMAB_EOI
Organisations interested in submitting a bid once competition begins later in the year, must ensure they are registered with the e-sourcing suite https://gpsesourcing.cabinetoffice.gov.uk by following the link “Register for GPS eSourcing”.
To register, you must have a valid DUNS number (as provided by Dun and Bradstreet) for the organisation which you are registering.
Full instructions for registration and use of the system can be found at http://gps.cabinetoffice.gov.uk/i-am-supplier/respond-tender
Once you have registered a user can express an interest for a specific procurement.
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: