British Library Tender for Apprenticeship Training Services

British Library Tender for Apprenticeship Training Services

4 Lots. Apprenticeship Training Services Lot 1 Commercial and Service, Lot 2 – First time/Middle Management.

United Kingdom-London: Education and training services

2020/S 087-209383

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

Official name: British Library
Postal address: 96 Euston Rd
Town: London
NUTS code: UK
Postal code: NW1 2DB
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Andy kemp
E-mail: andy.kemp@bl.uk
Telephone: +44 1937546387
Internet address(es):Main address: https://www.delta-esourcing.com/

Address of the buyer profile: https://www.delta-esourcing.com/

I.2)Information about joint procurement

I.3)Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://www.delta-esourcing.com/
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: https://www.delta-esourcing.com/
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address
Electronic communication requires the use of tools and devices that are not generally available. Unrestricted and full direct access to these tools and devices is possible, free of charge, at: https://www.delta-esourcing.com/

I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Body governed by public law

I.5)Main activity

Recreation, culture and religion

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

Apprenticeship Training Services

Reference number: 001525

II.1.2)Main CPV code

80000000

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

The British Library are seeking a supplier (or suppliers) to deliver training for the Library’s apprenticeship scheme. The training will be for new and existing staff across a range of apprenticeship qualifications.

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 900 000.00 GBP

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: yes
Tenders may be submitted for all lots
Maximum number of lots that may be awarded to one tenderer: 4
The contracting authority reserves the right to award contracts combining the following lots or groups of lots:

Lot 1: Commercial and Service,

Lot 2: First time/Middle Management,

Lot 3: Senior Management,

Lot 4: Project Management.

II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Apprenticeship Training Services Lot 1 Commercial and Service, Lot 2 — First time/Middle Management, Lot 3 — Senior Management, Lot 4 — Project Management

Lot No: 1 – 4

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

80000000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UK
Main site or place of performance:

UNITED KINGDOM.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The British Library are seeking a supplier (or suppliers) to deliver training for the Library’s apprenticeship scheme. The training will be for new and existing staff across a range of apprenticeship qualifications.

The requirement is split into four lots as listed below. The actual value of each contract lot will be determined by the availability of the selected apprenticeship standards and the apprenticeship roles that the Library creates. Suppliers may bid for one, two, three or all lots:

Lot 1: Commercial and service,

Lot 2: First time/middle management,

Lot 3: Senior management,

Lot 4: Project management.

This procurement is being undertaken in accordance with the Light Touch Regime under the Public Contracts Regulations 2015.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 900 000.00 GBP

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

Duration in months: 24
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

Two 12 month extensions.

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: yes
Description of options:

Two 12 month extensions.

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: no

II.2.14)Additional information

To respond to this opportunity please click here: https://www.delta-esourcing.com/respond/7T4F9674E6

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

List and brief description of conditions:

As set out in the procurement documents.

III.1.2)Economic and financial standing

Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents

III.1.3)Technical and professional ability

Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
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

Open procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or 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: yes
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: 01/06/2020
Local time: 12:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates

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

Duration in months: 3 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)

IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 01/06/2020
Local time: 12:00

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: no

VI.2)Information about electronic workflows

Electronic invoicing will be accepted
Electronic payment will be used

VI.3)Additional information:

The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement.

For more information about this opportunity, please visit the Delta eSourcing portal at: https://www.delta-esourcing.com/tenders/UK-UK-London:-Education-and-training-services./7T4F9674E6

To respond to this opportunity, please click here: https://www.delta-esourcing.com/respond/7T4F9674E6

Go reference: GO-2020430-PRO-16473045

VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

Official name: British Library
Postal address: 96 Euston Rd
Town: London
Postal code: NW1 2DB
Country: United KingdomInternet address: http://www.bl.uk
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:

30/04/2020