Clostridium Difficile Diagnostic Testing

Clostridium Difficile Diagnostic Testing

Test kits for the identification of Clostridium difficile. test kits will be required for both Rapid Test and machine based tests.

UK-London: Diagnostic kits

2013/S 030-046869

Prior information notice

Supplies

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

Health Protection Agency
61 Colindale Avenue
For the attention of: James Gatawa
NW9 5EQ London
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 2083276683
E-mail: james.gatawa@hpa.org.uk

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority: www.hpa.org.uk

Address of the buyer profile: www.hpa.bravosolution.co.uk

Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)

I.2)Type of the contracting authority

National or federal agency/office
I.3)Main activity

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

Section II.B: Object of the contract (Supplies or services)

II.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:

Clostridium Difficile Diagnostic Testing.
II.2)Type of contract and place of delivery or of performance

Supplies
Throughout England.
NUTS code UK

II.3)Information on framework agreement
II.4)Short description of nature and quantity or value of supplies or services:

Test kits for the identification of Clostridium difficile. test kits will be required for both Rapid Test and machine based tests.
Estimated cost excluding VAT: 1 000 000 GBP
II.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

33141625, 33694000

II.6)Scheduled date for start of award procedures
II.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
II.8)Additional information:

1 – Please ensure you are registered on the agencys e-tendering portal www.hpa.bravosolution.co.uk

2 – Email james.gatawa@hpa.org.uk to register potential interest.

The Contracting Authority intends to use an eTendering system in this procurement exercise and reserves the right to use a reverse auction.

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Information about reserved contracts

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about European Union funds

The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
VI.2)Additional information:

The Contracting Authority intends to use an eTendering system in this procurement exercise and reserves the right to use a reverse auction.
VI.3)Information on general regulatory framework

VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice:8.2.2013