Gloucester: health and social work services
Adoption Support Tender
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)
Gloucestershire County Council
CYPD Commissioning, Shire Hall, Westgate Street
For the attention of: Mrs Georgina Eveniss Boylett
GL1 2TP Gloucester
Telephone: +44 1452426439
General address of the contracting authority: www.supplyingthesouthwest.org.uk
Further information can be obtained from: Supplying the South West
Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: Supplying the South West
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: Supplying the South West
I.2)Type of the contracting authority
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities
Section II: Object of the contract
II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
Service category No 25: Health and social services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Gloucestershire, United Kingdom.
NUTS code UKK13
II.1.3)Information about a public contract, a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)
II.1.5)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)
— Support to birth family members before and after the granting on an adoption order.
To provide support, counselling and advice services to members of birth families in Gloucestershire which include children for whom adoption is the plan or who are being placed for adoption. These services to be provided up to and beyond the point of adoption.
II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)
II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
II.1.9)Information about variants
II.2.1)Total quantity or scope:
Estimated value excluding VAT: 90 000 GBP
II.2.2)Information about options
Description of these options: 12 month extension (included in total value of contract)
II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.1)Deposits and guarantees required:
III.1.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.1.3)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:
III.1.4)Other particular conditions
III.2.1)Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
III.2.2)Economic and financial ability
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required: In tender documentation.
In tender documentation.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required:
In tender documentation.
III.3.1)Information about a particular profession
Reference to the relevant law, regulation or administrative provision: Registered as an adoption agency with Ofsted.
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract
IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document
Payable documents: no
IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.3.5)Date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
IV.3.6)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up
IV.3.7)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.3.8)Conditions for opening tenders
Persons authorised to be present at the opening of tenders: yes
Additional information about authorised persons and opening procedure: Authorised representatives of Gloucestershire County Council. Tender submissions are to be made electronically using www.supplyingthesouthwest.org.uk.
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.2)Information about European Union funds
VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures
Gloucestershire County Council Shire Hall Westgate Street
GL1 2TG Gloucester
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: