81368-2019: United Kingdom-Builth Wells: Education and training services

Contract notice

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

I.2)Information about joint procurement

I.3)Communication

Access to the procurement documents is restricted. Further information can be obtained at: www.sell2wales

Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address

Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: www.sell2Wales
I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Other type: Grant Funded buyer

I.5)Main activity

Other activity: Training

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

DPS for the Provision of Training and Specialist Advice for the Horticulture Industry in Wales

II.1.2)Main CPV code

80000000

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

The Tyfu Cymru project will build the capacity and capability of the Welsh commercial horticulture industry. Working with supply chain partners, trainers and specialists, it will prepare growers and producer owned horticulture companies across Wales to adapt to future economic and environmental challenges and position them to capitalise on market opportunities for business development and growth. This project will support the Welsh Government to realise its ambitious objectives for growth and rural regeneration through innovative and sustainable development.

To fully inform their understanding of the project, we recommend applicants familiarise themselves with the project through accessing the website: https://www.tyfucymru.co.uk/

This Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) is to provide the horticulture industry in Wales with a dynamic network of training providers and specialist advisers to deliver training and to provide specialist guidance under 3 lots.

II.1.5)Estimated total value

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: yes

Tenders may be submitted for all lots

II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Technical Training

Lot No: 1

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

80000000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKL

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The Tyfu Cymru project will build the capacity and capability of the Welsh commercial horticulture industry. Working with supply chain partners, trainers and specialists, it will prepare growers and producer owned horticulture companies across Wales to adapt to future economic and environmental challenges and position them to capitalise on market opportunities for business development and growth. This project will support the Welsh Government to realise its ambitious objectives for growth and rural regeneration through innovative and sustainable development.

To fully inform their understanding of the project, we recommend applicants familiarise themselves with the project through accessing the website: https://www.tyfucymru.co.uk/

This Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) is to provide the horticulture industry in Wales with a dynamic network of training providers and specialist advisers to deliver training and to provide specialist guidance under 3 Lots

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below

Quality criterion – Name: Quality / Weighting: 70

Price – Weighting: 30

II.2.6)Estimated value

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Start: 15/05/2019

End: 31/03/2023

This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited

Envisaged minimum number: 30

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no

II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: yes

Identification of the project:

II.2.14)Additional information

Lantra has been contracted to deliver Tyfu Cymru with funding from the Welsh Government Rural Development Programme, it will provide a blend of strategic leadership, skills development, training and support tailored to the needs of the industry.

II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Agronomy Consultancy

Lot No: 2

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

03110000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKL

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Agronomy Consultancy.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below

Quality criterion – Name: Quality / Weighting: 70

Price – Weighting: 30

II.2.6)Estimated value

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Start: 15/05/2019

End: 31/03/2023

This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited

Envisaged minimum number: 10

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no

II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: yes

Identification of the project:

II.2.14)Additional information

II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Business Advice

Lot No: 3

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

79823000

79410000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKL

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Lantra has been contracted to deliver Tyfu Cymru with funding from the Welsh Government Rural Development Programme, it will provide a blend of strategic leadership, skills development, training and support tailored to the needs of the industry.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below

Quality criterion – Name: quality / Weighting: 70

Price – Weighting: 30

II.2.6)Estimated value

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Start: 15/05/2019

End: 31/03/2023

This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited

Envisaged minimum number: 15

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no

II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: yes

Identification of the project:

II.2.14)Additional information

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation

III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers

III.1.2)Economic and financial standing

III.1.3)Technical and professional ability

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:

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

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Restricted procedure

IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system

The procurement involves the setting up of a dynamic purchasing system

IV.1.4)Information about reduction of the number of solutions or tenders during negotiation or dialogue

IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction

IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no

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

Date: 22/03/2019

Local time: 16:00

IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates

Date: 01/04/2019

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

English

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

This is a recurrent procurement: no

VI.2)Information about electronic workflows

VI.3)Additional information:

Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Sell2Wales Web Site at https://www.sell2wales.gov.wales/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=89879

The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at https://www.sell2wales.gov.wales/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx

Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems.

(WA Ref:89879)

The buyer considers that this contract is suitable for consortia.

VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

Lantra
Royal Welsh Showground
Builth Wells
LD2 3WY
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 7557379669

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:

15/02/2019