Community Respite for Adults and Older People West Lothian

Community Respite for Adults and Older People West Lothian

West Lothian CHCP currently commissions a respite service delivered in people’s own homes. This contract is due to end on 31st March 2014. it provides approx 12,000 hours per annum.

SERVICES

1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


West Lothian Council

Corporate Procurement Unit, West Lothian Civic Centre, Howden South Road,

Livingston

EH54 6FF

UK

Sarah Cook

+44 1506281800

+44 1506281325
http://www.westlothian.com/councilcontracts
http://www.publictendersscotland.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/
http://www.publictendersscotland.publiccontractsscotland.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

Community Respite for Adults and Older People

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

West Lothian CHCP currently commissions a respite service delivered in people’s own homes. This contract is due to end on 31st March 2014. it provides approx 12,000 hours per annum. West Lothian CHCP are tendering for a Framework with several providers to continue the service. The tender will be for new business only, current packages of care will not be transferred to the new providers unless requested by the service user. It will be evaluated on 100% quality with an hourly rate of £11.34. Providers will be required to deliver the service across West Lothian 7 days per week, 52 weeks per year in a flexible and personalised manner. Opportunities are also avaialble for the successful providers to offer their respite services to the West Lothian Flexible Respite Scheme participants and future SDS recipients.

NOTE: The authority is using PCS-Tender to carry out this procurement process. Please note this is a separate website and if you are not already registered, registration will be required

To access PCS-Tender, record your interest in this notice and access the tender documentation please visit https://www.publictendersscotland.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk and search for project Code Project_1632 within the appropriate area.

If you have already registered on Public Contracts Scotland and PCS-Tender and paired your accounts you can access PCS-Tender through your Public Contracts Scotland Control Panel.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

321000 Adults and Older Peoples Services

160 Edinburgh & Lothians

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

Approx 12000 hours of respite delivered per annum – 7 (seven) days per week, 52 (fifty two)weeks per year. Hourly rate £11.34

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

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

Project_1632

4.3

Time Limits

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation

b) Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
06-01-2014  Time  12:00

c) Estimated award date 17-02-2014

4.5

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

EN

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

(SC Ref:284472)

5.2

Additional Documentation

5.3

Publication date of this notice

11-11-2013