Gaelic Language Assessment Contract

Gaelic Language Assessment Contract

Implementation of commitments in Gaelic Language Plans (Cycle 3).

CONTRACT NOTICE – NATIONAL

SERVICES

1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Bòrd na Gàidhlig

Darach House, Stoneyfield Business Park,

Inverness

IV2 7PA

UK

Peader Morgan

+44 1463225454

peadar@gaidhlig.org.uk

+44 1463716217
www.gaidhlig.org.uk

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained


Bòrd na Gàidhlig

Darach House, Stoneyfield Business Park,

Inverness

IV2 7PA

UK

Peadar Morgan

+44 1463225454

peadar@gaidhlig.org.uk

+44 1463716217
www.gaidhlig.org.uk

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:


Bòrd na Gàidhlig

Darach House, Stoneyfield Business Park,

Inverness

IV2 7PA

UK

Peadar Morgan

+44 1463225454

peadar@gaidhlig.org.uk

+44 1463716217
www.gaidhlig.org.uk

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Implementation of commitments in Gaelic Language Plans (Cycle 3)

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

Assessment of the implementation of commitments made in the Gaelic Language Plans approved under the Gaelic Language (Scotland) Act 2005, and coming up for renewal, of the following bodies:

– Forestry Commission Scotland

– Crofting Commission

– Scottish Funding Council

– Scottish Natural Heritage

– University of the Highlands and Islands

– The Scottish Government

– Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd

– Scottish Qualifications Authority

NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=239921.

The awarding authority has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via a ‘Tender Submission Postbox’ facility. Further details of this facility are available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/PostBox/Postbox_Explain.aspx?ID=239921.

Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems. The postbox closes precisely at the time stated.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

152100 Procurement
152200 Strategic Planning
159999 other Consultancy

100 All Scotland

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

It is anticipated that the successful tender will be priced at, or under, £10,000 (ten thousand pounds) in total (including VAT).

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

The contractor must submit a final report, in both hard copy and editable electronic form, on or before 31 October 2013. It is required that at least the report summary must be presented in both Gaelic and English.

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

CR12-06

4.3

Time Limits

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation  17-12-2012

b) Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
07-01-2013  Time  09:00

c) Estimated award date  08-02-2013

4.5

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

ENGD Scots Gaelic

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

The awarding authority has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Tender Submission Postbox facility. Further details are available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/PostBox/Postbox_Explain.aspx?ID=239921

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

(SC Ref:239921)

5.2

Additional Documentation

Aonta Foirmeil Solair CR12-06 Formal Supply Agreement
Speac Rannsachaidh CR12-06 Research Spec

5.3

Publication date of this notice

25-09-2012