Business Management Consultancy for Public Sector Mutual

Business Management Consultancy for Public Sector Mutual

This contract is to provide consultancy support to a potential Public Service Mutual. Adult Social Care Services for individuals with learning disabilities and complex physical needs are seeking to spin out of Wandsworth Council. Updated notice.

RM3697 – L0480; MSP Wandsworth ASC – Invitation to Tender

Reference number:RM3697 – L0480

Deadline date:13/10/2014

This deadline is for…The submission of tender proposals via the CCS eSourcing portal

Contract value :£0 – £60,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out:WandsworthThe Services will predominantly be performed at 21 Church Lane, Tooting, Wandsworth, SW18 2EU

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers?Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations?Yes

Name of the buying organisation:Crown Commercial Service on behalf of the Cabinet Office

Description of the contract

This is an updated Invitation to Tender. The tender response deadline has been amended since version 1.0 of the ITT documents to allow more time for supplier responses. This contract is to provide consultancy support to a potential Public Service Mutual (PSM). Adult Social Care Services for individuals with learning disabilities and complex physical needs (the “Potential PSM”) are seeking to spin out of Wandsworth Council (the “Parent Body”).

Classification of the contract

79400000Business and management consultancy and related services

Additional information

Contract type:Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement?No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding?Yes : The Mutuals Support Programme (MSP) delivers help and support for proposed and existing Public Service Mutuals

Contract will be awarded based on:Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract:6 Months

Who to contact

Contact nameGPSOpsSouth

Organisation nameCrown Commercial Service – London

Address, SW1A 2HQ

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How to apply

To participate in any possible future procurement which results from this RFP, Potential Providers must first be registered on the Government Procurement Service (now CCS) e-Sourcing Suite. If you have not yet registered on the eSourcing Suite, this can be done online at https://gpsesourcing.cabinetoffice.gov.uk by following the link ‘Register for GPS eSourcing’. Please note that, to register, you must have a valid DUNS number (as provided by Dun and Bradstreet) for the organisation which you are registering, who will be entering into a contract if invited to do so at the Invitation to Tender stage. Full instructions for registration and use of the system can be found at http://gps.cabinetoffice.gov.uk/i-am-supplier/respond-tender Once you have registered on the eSourcing Suite, you will need to express and interest in this procurement. This is done by emailing ExpressionOfInterest@ccs.gsi.gov.uk. Your email must clearly state: • the name of this procurement is MSP Wandsworth ASC – and the reference is RM3697 – L0480 • the name of the registered supplier; and • the name and contact details for the registered individual sending the email. Crown Commercial Service will then process this email and assign your organisation to the opportunity. The registered user will receive a notification email to alert them once this has been done. The deadline for the receipt of proposals is Monday 13 October 2014 at 12:00 hrs and therefore suppliers can register on the e-Sourcing Suite between the issue date of this Contracts Finder advert and the deadline date. The deadline date for receipt of final outstanding requests for clarification will be Friday 03 October 2014 at 12:00 hrs. It is advised however that Potential Providers register as soon as practically possible in order to receive the Invitation to Tender and have a sufficient amount of time to respond. For technical assistance on use of the eSourcing Suite please contact the Helpdesk: Freephone: 0345 010 3503 Email: supplier@ccs.gsi.gov.uk