Banking Services

Banking Services

Orkney Islands Council seeks tenders for the provision of a secure, comprehensive and efficient banking service. The range of banking services required are as described in the Invitation to Tender.

 

CONTRACT NOTICE – NATIONAL

SERVICES

1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Orkney Islands Council

Finance & Housing Services – Procurement, Council Offices, School Place,

Kirkwall

KW15 1NY

UK

Gary Butler

01856 873535

procurement@orkney.gov.uk

n/a
http://www.orkney.gov.uk

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained

As in 1.1

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:

As in 1.1

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Banking Services

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

Orkney Islands Council seeks tenders for the provision of a secure, comprehensive and efficient banking service. The range of banking services required are as described in the Invitation to Tender.

 

NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=211347.

The awarding authority has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via a ‘Tender Submission Postbox’ facility. Further details of this facility are available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/PostBox/Postbox_Explain.aspx?ID=211347.

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. The postbox closes precisely at the time stated.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

201200 Banking

120 … Highlands and Islands

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

The contract will be for a period of 7 years commencing 1 April 2012, with an option at the sole discretion of the Council, to extend for an additional period not exceeding 2 years.

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

As described in the Invitation to Tender

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Single stage – Any candidate may submit a tender.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

OIC/PROC/0145

4.3

Time Limits


07-02-2012  Time  12:00

b) Time-limit for obtaining documentation

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

EN 

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

The awarding authority has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Tender Submission Postbox facility. Further details are available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/PostBox/Postbox_Explain.aspx?ID=211347

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

Candidates should note that the Council reserves the right to cancel the procurement at any stage and not award a contract. The expenditure, work or effort undertaken to contract award is accordingly a matter solely for the commercial judgment of the candidates.

Late tenders will not be considered.

(SC Ref:211347)

5.2

Additional Documentation

5.3

Publication date of this notice

09-01-2012