Gutter Cleaning Contract Renfrewshire

Gutter Cleaning Contract Renfrewshire

The contract will involve gutter cleaning maintenance throughout Linwood, Paisley, Johnstone, Renfrew and Kilbarchan, Renfrewshire.

United Kingdom-Linwood: Roof repair and maintenance work

2019/S 002-002029

Contract notice


Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

Linstone Housing
17 Bridge Street
United Kingdom
Contact person: David Adam
Telephone: +44 1505382383
NUTS code: UKM83
Internet address(es):Main address:

I.2)Information about joint procurement


The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at:
Additional information can be obtained from another address:
A.D.A. Construction Consultants
Pavilion 3, St James Business Park, Linwood Road
United Kingdom
Contact person: Alan Shanks
Telephone: +44 1418160184
NUTS code: UKM83
Internet address(es):Main address:

Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via:
Electronic communication requires the use of tools and devices that are not generally available. Unrestricted and full direct access to these tools and devices is possible, free of charge, at:

I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Other type: Registered Social Landlord

I.5)Main activity

Housing and community amenities

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement


4-Year Gutter Cleaning Contract 2019–2023

II.1.2)Main CPV code


II.1.3)Type of contract


II.1.4)Short description:

The Contract will involve gutter cleaning maintenance throughout Linwood, Paisley, Johnstone, Renfrew and Kilbarchan, Renfrewshire

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 240 000.00 GBP

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: no

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)


II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKM83
Main site or place of performance:

The Contract will primarily be delivered throughout Linwood, Johnstone, Paisley, Renfrew and Kilbarchan, Renfrewshire.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Linstone Housing intend to enter into a Measured Term Contract with a Single Contractor to undertake gutter cleaning services required during Year One (2018–2019), as described within the Pricing Matrices incorporated within Tender Document A.

Subject to satisfactory performance of the Contractor, which will be assessed through measurement of the Key Performance Indicator’s (Refer Tender Document H), it is intended that the Contract will be extended on an annual basis by a maximum of 3 further years until 2023. The Contract is intended to commence on Monday 18.2.2019 and the anticipated Contract Value is not expected to exceed 60 000 GBP per annum (excluding VAT). Interested parties are advised that a “Meet the Buyer” event shall be held at the offices of Linstone Housing at 10:30 GMT on Thursday 10.1.2019. The event is free of charge and shall provide further information through an overview of Linstone Housing’s requirements and how to complete the Tender Documentation. Places are limited and interested parties are restricted to 2 delegates per organisation. To record your interest, please email the name of your organisations delegates to no later than 17:00 GMT on Wednesday 9.1.2019. Places will be allocated on a first come first served basis and further information on the “Meet the Buyer” Event schedule will be issued to registered delegates in advance of the Event.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below
Quality criterion – Name: Quality / Weighting: 60
Price – Weighting: 40

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 240 000.00 GBP

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

Duration in months: 48
This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: yes
Description of options:

The requirement will also include reporting of any defects or faults encountered during the gutter cleaning services on the existing roof coverings, roof structures and disposal systems. The Contractor may also be required to undertake minor roof repair works including remaking joints, replacing missing or misaligned rainwater brackets or offsets, unblocking choked drains and pipes and replacing missing or damaged tiles.

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

Economic operators may be excluded from this competition if they are in any of the situations referred to in Regulation 58 of the Public Contracts (Scotland) Regulations 2015.

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 refer to these statements when completing Section 4A of Tender Document E ESPD (Scotland) 1.12.

4A.1 — If required by the member state, bidders are required to be enrolled in the relevant professional or trade registers within the country in which they are established.

4A.2 — Where it is required, within a bidder’s country of establishment they must confirm which authorisation or memberships of the relevant organisation(s) are required in order to perform this service. Bidders must confirm if they hold the particular authorisation or memberships.

III.1.2)Economic and financial standing

List and brief description of selection criteria:

Please refer to these statements when completing Section 4B of Tender Document E ESPD (Scotland) 1.12.

Question 4B.1.1 — Bidders will be required to have a minimum “general” yearly turnover of 120 000 GBP for the last 2 years. Question 4B.1.2 — Bidders will be required to have an average yearly turnover of a minimum of 120 000 GBP for the last two years.

Question 4B.3 — Where turnover information is not available for the time period requested, the bidder will be required to state the date which they were set up or started trading.

4B.5.1 and 4B.5.2 — It is a requirement of this contract that bidders hold, or can commit to obtain prior to the commencement of any subsequently awarded contract, the types and levels of insurances indicated below:

Employer’s (Compulsory) Liability Insurance — 5 000 000 GBP Public Liability Insurance — 5 000 000 GBP

III.1.3)Technical and professional ability

List and brief description of selection criteria:

Please refer to these statements when completing Section 4C of Tender Document E ESPD (Scotland) 1.12.

4C.8.1 — Bidders will be required to confirm their average annual manpower for the last 3 years.

4C.8.2 — Bidders will be required to confirm their and the number of managerial staff for the last 3 years.

4C.9 — Bidders will be required to demonstrate that they have (or have access to) the relevant tools, plant or technical equipment to deliver the types of requirements detailed in II.2.4) of the OJEU Contract Notice or the relevant section of the Site Notice.

4C.10 — Bidders will be required to confirm whether they intend to subcontract and, if so, for what portion of the contract.

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:

The performance of the successful Bidder will be monitored through the Key Performance Indicators described within Tender Document H “Key Performance Indicators” attached to this Contract Notice. Where performance falls below the minimum acceptable level during the Contract, the successful Bidder will be required to produce a Remedial Plan for the approval of Linstone Housing. Failure to produce a Remedial Plan or implement an approved Remedial Plan will be deemed to be a breach of the Contract, which may lead to the termination of the successful Bidder’s Contract.

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

Obligation to indicate the names and professional qualifications of the staff assigned to performing the contract

Section IV: Procedure


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: 01/02/2019
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:


IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender

Duration in months: 3 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)

IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 01/02/2019
Local time: 12:00

Linstone Housing, 17 Bridge Street, Linwood, PA3 3DB.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

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


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:

Part IV Section C “Technical and Professional Ability” of the ESPD (Tender Document E) 1.12 will be scored on a pass or fail basis using the following scoring methodology;

0 — Unacceptable — Nil or inadequate response. Fails to demonstrate an ability to meet the requirement. A Tenderer which scores “0 — Unacceptable” against any question may be disqualified.

1 — Poor — Response is partially relevant and poor. The response addresses some elements of the requirement but contains insufficient/limited detail or explanation to demonstrate how the requirement will be fulfilled.

2 — Acceptable — Response is relevant and acceptable. The response addresses a broad understanding of the requirement but may lack details on how the requirement will be fulfilled in certain areas.

3 — Good — Response is relevant and good. The response is sufficiently detailed to demonstrate a good understanding and provides details on how the requirements will be fulfilled.

4 — Very Good — Response is largely relevant and very good. The response demonstrates a very good understanding of the requirements and provides adequate details on how the requirements will be fulfilled.

5 — Excellent — Response is completely relevant and excellent overall. The response is comprehensive, unambiguous and demonstrates a thorough understanding of the requirement and provides details of how the requirement will be met in full.

A tenderer will be required to achieve a minimum score of 3 against each question within part C, i.e. a score of 3 or greater shall represent a Pass whereas a score of 2 or lower will represent a Fail. Linstone Housing may disregard, and not evaluate the remainder of a tenderers bid should the tenderer fail to achieve the minimum score of 3 (a Pass) against any of the questions included

with part C.

Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at

The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at

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.

(SC Ref:568710)

VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

Linstone Housing
17 Bridge Street
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1505384103
E-mail: address:
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.3)Review procedure
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: