Contact Management and Caseworking Services for UK Border Agency
The services are to be provided in support of UK Border Agency’s (UKBA) business delivery by providing additional, ad hoc, non-exclusive capacity for caseworking. Note Industry Day on 28 February 2012.
UK-London: government services
Prior information notice
Section I: Contracting authority
UK Border Agency, Home Office
2 Marsham Street, Westminster
Contact point(s): Commercial Services Directorate
For the attention of: Linda Dean
SW1P 4DF London
Telephone: +44 2070351753
General address of the contracting authority: http://www.ukba.homeoffice.gov.uk
Address of the buyer profile: http://www.contractsfinder.co.uk
Further information can be obtained from: eEnablers, Procurement Centre of Excellence, Home Office
Room 2Y92, Concept House, Cardiff Road
Contact point(s): eEnablers
For the attention of: eEnablers
NP10 8QQ Newport
Telephone: +44 1633811600
Internet address: https://sourcing.homeoffice.gov.uk
Public order and safety
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: yes
Available for use by other government departments and agencies, including the Home Office and its agencies.
Section II.B: Object of the contract (Supplies or services)
The agreement(s) is likely to take the form of a framework agreement and consideration is being given to having two or more lots.
Estimated cost excluding VAT:
Range: between 4 000 000,00 and 30 000 000,00 GBP
This contract is divided into lots: no
75131000, 75110000, 75100000, 75112000, 79512000, 79720000, 79996100
UKBA reserves its rights to not proceed with this competition and interested economic operators are invited to attend at their own expense; no expenses or costs being payable by UKBA.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section VI: Complementary information
Once registered, economic operators intending to submit an expression of interest must send an email to eEnablers@homeoffice.gsi.gov.uk any time up to, but not later than 21.2.2012. The email should be entitled Contact Management and Caseworking Services and contain the following details: your ecomomic operator’s name; your contact’s email address; your contact’s name and your contact’s telephone number. Economic operators will then receive details of how to access and complete the online Request for Information (RFI). The RFI must be fully completed no later than 23.2.2012. Any expressions of interest not submitted in the required form (or containing the not containing the requested information) may be rejected. If, however, you believe there are reasons as to why you would be unable to use the eSourcing service, please let us know by emailing eEnablers@homeoffice.gsi.gov.uk and we will consider how best to overcome your difficulties.
This is a voluntary notice as it relates to a Part B Service, Category 27 and as such, in carrying out this competitive process the contracting authority is not obliged to follow the full detailed rules and procedures set out in Directive 2004/18/EC and the Public Contracts Regulations 2006, SI 2006 05. This notice is to alert economic operators to the start of a competitive process and does not mark the start of a regulated procedure. The competitive process will be outlined on the industry day and set out in the call for competition that will also be published as a voluntary notice.
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice:25.1.2012