Domiciliary Care Framework – Harrogate and Selby

Domiciliary Care Framework – Harrogate and Selby

This Framework will allow the 6 clinical commissioning groups within North Yorkshire to access the service.

United Kingdom-Northallerton: Health and social work services

2019/S 118-289962

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

North Yorkshire County Council
North Yorkshire County Council, County Hall
Northallerton
DL7 8AD
United Kingdom
Contact person: Mr Neil Murray
Telephone: +44 1609533450
E-mail: procurement@northyorks.gov.uk
NUTS code: UKE22
Internet address(es):Main address: http://www.northyorks.gov.uk/

Address of the buyer profile: http://www.northyorks.gov.uk/

I.2)Information about joint procurement

I.3)Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: http://procontract.due-north.com
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: http://procontroct.due-north.com

I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Regional or local authority

I.5)Main activity

General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

Provision of a Domiciliary Care Framework for the Harrogate and Selby Borough/District areas of North Yorkshire

Reference number: DN368758

II.1.2)Main CPV code

85000000

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

The Council wishes to set up a Framework in the Harrogate and Selby areas, the aim of which is to build capacity in the domiciliary care market, ensure good quality recruitment, consistency of staffing and punctuality of provision, which in turn will improve quality, levels of innovation, and satisfaction with the service from the person’s and parent carers point of view. While the service is commissioned by the Council, this framework will allow the 6 clinical commissioning groups within North Yorkshire to access the service.

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 150 000 000.00 GBP

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: yes
Tenders may be submitted for maximum number of lots: 2
Maximum number of lots that may be awarded to one tenderer: 2
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Domiciliary Care Framework in the Harrogate Area.

Lot No: 1

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

85000000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKE22

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The Council wishes to set up a framework in the Harrogate area, the aim of which is to build capacity in the domiciliary care market, ensure good quality recruitment, consistency of staffing and punctuality of provision, which in turn will improve quality, levels of innovation, and satisfaction with the Service from the person’s and parent carers point of view. The provider will promote staff retention, provide a good quality service and be a provider that people aspire to work for. With intelligent planning of service delivery the provider will be in a position to minimise staff travel and maximise the time spent supporting people, building capacity over time.

The contract will commence 1.2.2020 for an initial term of 3 years to 31.1.2023. The framework has the option to be extended for 2 further periods of 2 years, 1.2.2023 — 31.1.2025 and 1.2.2025 — 31.1.2027, subject to satisfactory performance and at the discretion of the Council. Therefore a potential total contract term of 7 years (84 months). This procurement falls under Section 7, social and other specific services, of the Public Contract Regulations 2015.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below
Quality criterion – Name: Quality / Weighting: 70
Price – Weighting: 30

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 100 000 000.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 84
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

An initial term of 3 years (36 months) (1.2.2020 to 31.1.2023) with 2 options to extend by 2 years (24 months) (1.2.2023 to 31.1.2025 and 1.2.2025 — 31.1.2027) up to a maximum of 4 years (48 months).

II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited

Maximum number: 5

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Domicilairy Care Framework in the Selby Area

Lot No: 2

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

85000000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKE22

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The Council wishes to set up a framework in the Selby area, the aim of which is to build capacity in the domiciliary care market, ensure good quality recruitment, consistency of staffing and punctuality of provision, which in turn will improve quality, levels of innovation, and satisfaction with the service from the person’s and parent carers point of view. The provider will promote staff retention, provide a good quality service and be a provider that people aspire to work for. With intelligent planning of service delivery the provider will be in a position to minimise staff travel and maximise the time spent supporting people, building capacity over time.

The contract will commence 1.2.2020 for an initial term of 3 years to 31.1.2023. The framework has the option to be extended for 2 further periods of 2 years, 1.2.2023 — 31.1.2025 and 1.2.2025 — 31.1.2027, subject to satisfactory performance and at the discretion of the Council. Therefore a potential total contract term of 7 years (84 months). This procurement falls under Section 7, Social and Other Specific Services, of the Public Contract Regulations 2015.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below
Quality criterion – Name: Quality / Weighting: 70
Price – Weighting: 30

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 50 000 000.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 84
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

An initial term of 3 years (36 months) (1.2.2020 to 31.1.2023) with 2 options to extend by 2 years (24 months) (1.2.2023 to 31.1.2025 and 1.2.2025 — 31.1.2027) up to a maximum of 4 years (48 months).

II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited

Maximum number: 5

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation

III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers

List and brief description of conditions:

Please see the procurement documents.

III.1.2)Economic and financial standing

Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents

III.1.3)Technical and professional ability

Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession

III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:

Please see the procurement documents.

III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Restricted procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.4)Information about reduction of the number of solutions or tenders during negotiation or dialogue
IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction

IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure

IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

Date: 22/07/2019
Local time: 12:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates

IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:

English
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: yes
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows

VI.3)Additional information:

This framework will allow the following 6 Clinical Commissioning Groups to access the service:

— Airedale, Wharfedale and Craven Clinical Commissioning Group,

— Harrogate and Rural District Clinical Commissioning Group,

— Hambleton and Ryedale Clinical Commissioning Group,

— Vale of York Clinical Commissioning Group,

— Morecambe Bay Clinical Commissioning Group,

— Scarborough and Ryedale Clinical Commissioning Group.

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VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

High Court of England and Wales
Strand City of Westminister
London
United Kingdom

VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures

North Yorkshire County Council
Northallerton
DL7 8DD
United Kingdom

VI.4.3)Review procedure

Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

North Yorkshire County Council shall in accordance with the Public Contracts (amendment) Regulations 2015, incorporate a minimum 10 day standstill period commencing at the point that information on the intention to award the contract is sent to tenderers. The Council shall, as soon as possible after the decision has been made, inform the tenderers and candidates of its decision, and shall do so by notice in writing by the most rapid means of communication practicable. The information will include:

(a) the criteria for the award of the contract;

(b) the reasons for the decision;

(c) the name of the economic operator to be awarded;

(d) a precise statement when the standstill is expected to end. Should additional information be required, please contact the person cited in Paragraph l.1 of this form. If an appeal regarding the award of a contract has not been successfully resolved, Public Contracts Regulations 2015 (SI 2015 No 6) provide for aggrieved parties who have been harmed or at risk of harm by a breach of the rules to take action in the High Court (England, Wales and Northern Ireland).

Any such action must be started within 30 working days beginning with the date when the aggrieved party first knew or ought to have known that grounds for starting the proceedings had arisen. Where a contract has not been entered into the court may order the setting aside of the award decision or order the Authority to amend any document and may award damages. Following the 10 day standstill period, if no further debriefing has been requested, the court may only award damages once the contract has been entered into.

VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained

Legal Services, North Yorkshire County Council
County Hall
Northallerton
DL7 8DD
United Kingdom

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

20/06/2019