Aging Better – Ageless Thanet

Aging Better – Ageless Thanet

‘Ageless Thanet’ consists of four key work-streams: Well-being, Planning For Later Life, Active Citizenship and Creating Opportunities. We invite organisations and groups to submit a tender to become a delivery partner for one or more of these work-streams.

United Kingdom-Herne Bay: General public services

2014/S 201-355025

Contract notice

Services

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

Social Enterprise Kent CIC
Kent Enterprise House, The Links, Kent
For the attention of: James Kirby
CT6 7GQ Herne Bay
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 7826866932
E-mail: j.kirby@sekgroup.org.uk

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority: http://www.sekgroup.org.uk

Address of the buyer profile: http://www.mytenders.org/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA31829

Electronic submission of tenders and requests to participate: www.mytenders.org

Further information can be obtained from: Social Enterprise Kent CIC
Kent Enterprise House, The Links, Kent
For the attention of: James Kirby
CT6 7GQ Herne Bay
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 7826866932
E-mail: j.kirby@sekgroup.org.uk
Internet address: http://www.sekgroup.org.uk

Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: Social Enterprise Kent CIC
Kent Enterprise House, The Links, Kent
For the attention of: James Kirby
CT6 7GQ Herne Bay
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 7826866932
E-mail: j.kirby@sekgroup.org.uk
Internet address: http://www.sekgroup.org.uk

Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: Social Enterprise Kent CIC
Kent Enterprise House, The Links, Kent
For the attention of: James Kirby
CT6 7GQ Herne Bay
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 7826866932
E-mail: j.kirby@sekgroup.org.uk
Internet address: http://www.sekgroup.org.uk

I.2)Type of the contracting authority

Other: Big Lottery funded activity

I.3)Main activity

General public services

I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities

The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: no

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1)Description

II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:

Ageless Thanet.

II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance

Services
Service category No 27: Other services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Local Authority area of Thanet.

NUTS code UKJ4

II.1.3)Information about a public contract, a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)

The notice involves a public contract
II.1.4)Information on framework agreement

II.1.5)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)

The overall project is ‘Ageless Thanet’ part of the Big Lottery ‘Fulfilling Lives: Ageing Better’ programme operating nationally in the UK. ‘Ageless Thanet’ consists of four key work-streams: Well-being, Planning For Later Life, Active Citizenship and Creating Opportunities. We invite organisations and groups to submit a tender to become a delivery partner for one or more of these work-streams.
The project will run from April 2015 to March 2020 (pending confirmation from Big Lottery) and will be operating in Thanet Only.

For the ITT documents plus all appendices for each of these work-streams, please visit www.sekgroup.org.uk where you will find all published documentation, contact details and FAQs.

The deadline for all submissions is 5 pm on 25.11.2014.

Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the myTenders Web Site at:http://www.myTenders.org/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=142149

II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

75110000

II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes

II.1.8)Lots

This contract is divided into lots: no

II.1.9)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no
II.2)Quantity or scope of the contract

II.2.1)Total quantity or scope:

For full details please see www.sekgroup.org.uk website to view ITT documents for each of the 4 work-streams contained within ‘Ageless Thanet’.

II.2.2)Information about options

Options: no

II.2.3)Information about renewals

This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
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:

See ITT documentation for each work-stream
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

The performance of the contract is subject to particular conditions: no
III.2)Conditions for participation
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
III.2.3)Technical capacity
III.2.4)Information about reserved contracts
III.3)Conditions specific to services contracts
III.3.1)Information about a particular profession
III.3.2)Staff responsible for the execution of the service

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Open
IV.1.2)Limitations on the number of operators who will be invited to tender or to participate
IV.1.3)Reduction of the number of operators during the negotiation or dialogue
IV.2)Award criteria

IV.2.1)Award criteria

The most economically advantageous tender in terms of the criteria stated in the specifications, in the invitation to tender or to negotiate or in the descriptive document

IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction

An electronic auction will be used: no
IV.3)Administrative information
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority:
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document

Time limit for receipt of requests for documents or for accessing documents: 24.11.2014

IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

1.12.2014 – 08:00
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

English.
IV.3.7)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender

IV.3.8)Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 25.11.2014 – 12:00

Place:

Social Enterprise Kent.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.2)Information about European Union funds

VI.3)Additional information

For information on all aspects of the ‘Ageless Thanet’ ITT, please visit www.sekgroup.org.uk

(MT Ref:142149).

VI.4)Procedures for appeal
VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures
VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals
VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

15.10.2014