External Placements for Looked After Children Essex

External Placements for Looked After Children Essex

5 Lots. Supported Accommodation – Lot No: 1.

United Kingdom-Grays: Social work services with accommodation

2019/S 231-566753

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

Official name: Thurrock Council
Town: Grays
NUTS code: UKH32
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: procurement@thurrock.gov.uk
Internet address(es):Main address: www.thurrock.gov.uk

I.2)Information about joint procurement

I.3)Communication

Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
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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:

External Placements for Looked After Children

II.1.2)Main CPV code

85311000

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

The provision of high quality care and support for children and young people within supported accommodation, residential care, independent foster agencies and family assessments centres.

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 60 000 000.00 GBP

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: yes
Tenders may be submitted for all lots
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Supported Accommodation

Lot No: 1

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

85311000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKH32

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The provision of supported accommodation.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.6)Estimated value

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

Start: 01/05/2020
End: 30/04/2025
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

Contract may be re-opened annually for new applications.

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:

Residential Care

Lot No: 2

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

85311000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKH32

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The provision of residential care.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.6)Estimated value

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

Start: 01/05/2020
End: 30/04/2025
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

Contract may be re-opened annually for new applications.

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:

Independent Foster Care Agencies

Lot No: 3

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

85311000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKH32

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The provision of independent foster care agencies.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.6)Estimated value

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

Start: 01/05/2020
End: 30/04/2025
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

Contract may be re-opened annually for new applications.

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:

Family Assessment Centres

Lot No: 4

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

85311000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKH32

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The provision of family assessment centres.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.6)Estimated value

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

Start: 01/05/2020
End: 30/04/2025
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

Contract may be re-opened annually for new applications.

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:

Regulated residential Care

Lot No: 5

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

85311000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKH32

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The provision of regulated residential care for children and young people aged 16 and 17.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.6)Estimated value

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

Start: 01/05/2020
End: 30/04/2025
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

Contract may be re-opened annually for new applications.

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

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:
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

Open 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: no
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: 27/01/2020
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

Duration in months: 5 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)

IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 27/01/2020
Local time: 12:00

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: yes
Estimated timing for further notices to be published:

Contract may be re-opened annually for new applications. After the contract expires in 2025 it will be re-tendered.

VI.2)Information about electronic workflows

Electronic ordering will be used
Electronic invoicing will be accepted
Electronic payment will be used

VI.3)Additional information:

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VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

Official name: Thurrock Council
Town: Grays
Country: United Kingdom
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures

VI.4.3)Review procedure

Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

A 10 day standstill period will apply.

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

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

25/11/2019