CALCULATING WALES’ ECOLOGICAL FOOTPRINT

CALCULATING WALES’ ECOLOGICAL FOOTPRINT

The Department for Environment and Sustainable Development of the Welsh Government wishes to invite interested parties to submit tenders to calculate Wales’ ecological footprint using data from 2010.

Procurer reference: C-097/2012/2013
Value of tender: £60000
CONTRACT NOTICE – NON OJEU
Is this notice funded by the Welsh European Funding Office (WEFO)?
No
Contract Type
Services
SECTION I: CONTRACTING AUTHORITY
Name of the organisation
WG SF – Environment & Sustainable Development
Contact Name
Owain Edwards
Address
Crown Buildings , Cardiff
Postcode
CF10 3NQ
Phone
02920 80 1248
EMail
owain.edwards@wales.gsi.gov.uk
SECTION II: DETAILS OF THE CONTRACT
Service category
8=Research and development services (Except research and development services other than those where the benefits accrue exclusively to the contracting authority for its use in the conduct of its own affairs on condition that the service provided is wholly remunerated by the contracting authority.
Is it a framework agreement?
No
Title of the contract
CALCULATING WALES’ ECOLOGICAL FOOTPRINT
Description of the contract

The Department for Environment and Sustainable Development of the Welsh Government wishes to invite interested parties to submit tenders to calculate Wales’ ecological footprint using data from 2010.

The successful bidder will be required to review the methodology undertaken by the Stockholm Environment Institute in 2008 and if necessary revise in light of recent evidence on best practice. The bidder will then be required to recalculate the ecological footprint for Wales (at a national and local level) using 2010 data. The revised report will be published and used to inform future progress reports of the Climate Change Strategy for Wales, and feed into the clients sustainable development indicators.

Place / site of work / delivery
Wales

Classification of contract (CPV codes)
80540000 – Environmental training services.
90713000 – Environmental issues consultancy services.
90710000 – Environmental management.
90711000 – Environmental impact assessment other than for construction.
90711400 – Environmental Impact Assessment EIA services other than for construction.
90712400 – Natural resources management or conservation strategy planning services.
71620000 – Analysis services.
71314000 – Energy and related services.
71314200 – Energy-management services.
71314300 – Energy-efficiency consultancy services.
63700000 – Support services for land, water and air transport.

Contract Length
Period in month/s
5 Months
SECTION III: AWARD CRITERIA
Contract will be awarded based on:

Most economically advantageous tender in terms of:Criteria as detailed in the contract documents


SECTION IV: Administrative Information

Instructions to suppliers

E-TENDER ACCESS INFORMATION:

– Go to https://etenderwales.bravosolution.co.uk –

– The first person from your Organisation to use the Platform will be required to register on behalf of the Organisation.

– Registration involves accepting a User Agreement, and providing basic information about your Organisation and about the User performing the Registration.

– The User who performs the Registration becomes the Super User for the Organisation.

– On registering on the Platform the Super User will select a Username and will receive a password.

– The Password will be sent by e-mail to the email address that was specified in the User Details section of the Registration page.

– In order to log-in to the Platform please enter your Username and Password.

– Note: If you forget your Password then visit the homepage and click “Forgot your password?”

– Registration should only be performed once for each Organisation.

– If you think that someone in your Organisation may have already registered on this Platform then you must not register again.

– Please contact the person who Registered (i.e. the Super User) in order to arrange access to the Platform.

– Contact the Helpdesk immediately if you are unable to contact the Super User (for example if they have left your Organisation).

– Note: If your Organisation is already registered on the Platform then you must not make any additional registration. Please contact the Helpdesk to gain access to the Platform.

– Tenders must be uploaded to the BravoSolution portal by 2pm

HOW TO FIND THE ITT:

– Once logged in you must click on ‘ITT’s Open to all Suppliers’

– The etender references for this contract are: Project_24361 and ITT 37553

– Click on the title to access summary details of the contract. If you are still interested in submitting a tender, click the ‘Express an Interest button’. This will move the ITT from the ‘Open to all Suppliers’ area to the ‘My ITT’s’ on the home page.

– You will then see the full details of the ITT in the qualification and technical envelopes along with any relevant documents in the ‘Attachments’ area.

– Should you have any questions on the ITT, please use the ‘Messages’ area to contact the buyer directly – Please do not contact the named person at the top of this notice.

Email: help@bravosolution.co.uk Phone: 0800 368 4850 / Fax: 020 7060 0480

Reference Number
C-097/2012/2013
Deadline Date
28.11.2012
Deadline date refers to
Receipt of tenders
Does this contract relate to a Project / Programme funded by EU funds?
No
Community Benefits do not apply to this contract