Global Airline Partner for UK Tourism Industry Covid-19 Recovery Project
To support in leading its UK Tourism Industry in Covid-19 recovery project.
United Kingdom-London: Administrative services related to tourism affairs
Social and other specific services – public contracts
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Postal address: 4th Floor, 151 Buckingham Palace Road, Victoria
NUTS code: UK UNITED KINGDOM
Postal code: SW1W 9SZ
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Alejandra Arroyo
Telephone: +44 2075781064
Main address: www.visitbritain.org
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Global Airline Partner — UK Tourism Industry Covid-19 Recovery Project
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
VisitBritain are seeking to procure a collaboration with a suitably capable international airline carrier to support in leading its UK Tourism Industry in Covid-19 recovery project, driving more visitors to come to Britain and encouraging them to spend more in the UK economy.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
This opportunity is being advertised in the OJEU in accordance with the above-threshold Light Touch Regime process guidance, for services under category ‘Social and Other Specific Services — UK — Administrative services related to Tourism Affairs‘. Originally notified by means of a PIN ref 273606-2015, dated 30 July 2015.
Documents are made accessible without restriction and free of charge.
Bidders are required to register into VisitBritain’s Commercial Partnerships Dynamic Partner Register accessible at: https://www.visitbritain.org/cooperative-partnership-registration) and to complete the DPR questionnaire. This is mandatory, as is the completion of the ITT response via Delta, accessible www.delta-esourcing.com. Tenderers who do not pass the qualifying questionnaire will be disqualified from the tender process and notified.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract or the framework agreement
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
The estimated value of this contract is a range up to GBP 3 000 000 dependent on the respondent’s submission. This would be matched on a 50 % / 50 % basis by VisitBritain. Please note that the amount of VisitBritain’s contribution is pending approval.
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Form of procedure
IV.1.11)Main features of the award procedure:
This opportunity is being advertised in the Official Journal of the European Union in accordance with the above-threshold Light Touch Regime process guidance, for services under category ‘Social and Other Specific Services – UK — Administrative services related to Tourism Affairs’. It was originally notified by means of a prior information notice entitled ‘Administrative Services Related to Tourism Affairs’ (Tenders Electronic Daily ref 273606-2015) dated 30 July 2015.
This Invitation to Tender, along with all other tender documentation, is being made available without restriction and with full direct access free of charge from the date of publication in the Official Journal of the tender notice. It is available via VisitBritain’s free-to-register eSourcing platform: Delta, accessible at www.delta-esourcing.com. Delta eSourcing Helpdesk number +44 (0) 845 270 7050, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that registration into VisitBritain’s Commercial Partnerships Dynamic Partner Register (DPR, accessible at: https://www.visitbritain.org/cooperative-partnership-registration) is mandatory to all interested bidders, as is the completion of the qualifying questionnaire in the DPR platform.
Tenderers who do not pass this qualifying questionnaire will receive an ‘Unsuccessful’ electronic letter (email) advising them of the rationale and their scores and of the disqualification from the tender process. A copy of this letter will be also shared via the Delta eSourcing platform.
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate / Time limit for receipt of expressions of interest
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
Section VI: Complementary information
For more information about this opportunity, please visit the Delta eSourcing portal at:
To respond to this opportunity, please click here:
Go reference: GO-20201113-PRO-17368087
Postal address: 151 Buckingham Palace Road
Postal code: SW1W 9SZ
Country: United Kingdom
Internet address: www.visitbritain.org
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: