Dorset County Council Passenger Transport
Lot 1: Public Transport (vehicles over 16 seats) No specific contract requirements are anticipated for Lot 1. Lot 2: Bus and Coach Transport (vehicles over 8 seats).
United Kingdom-Dorchester: Public road transport services
Simplified contract notice on a dynamic purchasing system
This notice is covered by: Directive 2004/18/EC
Section I: Contracting authority/entity
I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)
Dorset County Council
County Hall, Colliton Park
For the attention of: David McDonald
DT1 1XJ Dorchester
Telephone: +44 1305221262
Fax: +44 1305221267
Electronic access to information: http://www.supplyingthesouthwest.org.uk
Electronic submission of tenders and requests to participate: http://www.supplyingthesouthwest.org.uk
I.2)Type of the contracting authority
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities/entities
Section II: Object of the contract
II.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority/entity:
II.2)Type of contract
II.3)Short description of the specific contract:
The Dorset County Council Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) for the Provision of Passenger Transport incorporates 4 Lots.
This is a list of the contract requirements that are anticipated to be required during the period of 1.9.2015 to 30.11.2015. All providers selected to the relevant lot of the DPS will be invited to submit tenders for specific contract requirements. The award of contracts will be made wholly on an evaluation of the price tendered and the successful tender will be the lowest bid received.
Lot 1: Public Transport (vehicles over 16 seats) No specific contract requirements are anticipated for Lot 1.
Lot 2: Bus and Coach Transport (vehicles over 8 seats) No specific contract requirements are anticipated for Lot 2.
Lot 3: Specially Adapted Vehicle Transport. Wheelchair accessible vehicle transport for special education needs children to attend school, looked after children to attend school or visits to family, and for vulnerable adults to attend day care centres. Anticipated 8 routes to be required with an estimated value of up to 118 934 GBP. Estimated length of contract from 1 year to 4 years.
Lot 4: Taxi TransportVarious. Routine taxi transport for home to school transport for mainstream school children, special education needs children to attend school, looked after children to attend school or visits to family, and for vulnerable adults to attend day care centres. Anticipated 30 routes to be required with an estimated combined value of all routes — 723 852 GBP. Estimated length of contract is various from 1 year to 4 years.
These estimations and anticipated requirements are based on figures during the period September 2014 to November 2014. In addition to the requirements listed above, the DPS may be used to tender urgent transport routes that arise during the period of this notice. This may include tenders for immediate transport requirements that have a significant social impact, or where an existing provider fails to deliver a route with immediate effect. These urgent requirements may arise within any of the four lots.
II.4)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)
60112000, 60120000, 60140000, 60170000, 60171000, 60172000
II.5)Quantity or scope of the specific contract:
Estimated value excluding VAT:
Range: between 842 000 and 1 000 000 GBP
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1)Type of procedure
IV.2.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority/entity:
IV.2.2)Previous publication (Contract Notice) providing more information about the dynamic purchasing system
Notice number in the OJEU: 2013/S 38-060204 of 22.2.2013
IV.2.3)Time limit for submission of indicative tenders for the specific contract
IV.2.4)Language(s) in which tenders may be drawn up
Section VI: Complementary information
To be included in the invitation to tender for the specific contract requirements listed in this notice, providers must submit a successful indicative tender for selection on to the relevant lot of the DPS for Provision of Passenger Transport before 10:00 Tuesday 1.9.2015. All compliant indicative tenders received after this date will be admitted on to the DPS but will not be invited to tender for the specific contracts detailed in this notice.
The following website contains all details required to submit an indicative tender for selection to the DPS: https://www.supplyingthesouthwest.org.uk
1. From the left hand side of the screen select the ‘Opportunities’ option.
2. In the middle of the screen press ‘Search Latest Opportunities’.
3. In the Organisations drop down field select ‘Dorset County Council’, then press search.
4. Among the available opportunities you will see, ‘Dynamic Purchasing System for Provision of Passenger Transport’, select this opportunity.
To view this notice, please click here:
GO Reference: GO-201585-PRO-6891872.
VI.2)Date of dispatch of this notice: