Hampshire County Council Marketing and Advertising Framework

Hampshire County Council Marketing and Advertising Framework

Multiple Lots. Recruitment Advertising, Graphic Design, Marketing Services,Market Research, Photography and Filming.

United Kingdom-Winchester: Market research services

2016/S 114-203569

Contract notice


Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

Hampshire County Council
3 Minsters House, 76 High Street
For the attention of: Michele Ward
SO23 8UL Winchester
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1962845215
E-mail: michele.ward@hants.gov.uk

Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)

Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from:The above mentioned contact point(s)

Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: The above mentioned contact point(s)

I.2)Type of the contracting authority

Regional or local authority

I.3)Main activity

General public services
Other: county council

I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities

The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: yes

Hampshire Police Constabulary, Hampshire Fire and Rescue Services, Schools, Oxford CC other Authorities, Boroughs and Unitaries within the county of Hampshire

Section II: Object of the contract


II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:

Marketing and Advertising Solutions.

II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance

Service category No 13: Advertising services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Hampshire.

NUTS code UKJ3

II.1.3)Information about a public contract, a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)

The notice involves the establishment of a framework agreement

II.1.4)Information on framework agreement

Framework agreement with several operators

Duration of the framework agreement

Duration in years: 4

Estimated total value of purchases for the entire duration of the framework agreement

Estimated value excluding VAT:
Range: between 500 000 and 2 000 000 GBP

II.1.5)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)

Hampshire County Council invites applications from suitably experienced organisations who wish to be considered for selection to tender for the Provision of a multi lot Framework for Marketing and Advertising Solutions.
The Framework will commence on 1.12.2016 and will be for a period of 4 years.

Interested parties should register their interest in the project via the In-Tend website https://in-tendhost.co.uk/hampshire and complete and submit the tender return document together with any supporting information requested by 12:00 noon on Friday 15.7.2016.

How to obtain the Tender Documents
The Tender documents can be accessed when logged into In-Tend by selecting ‘View Details’ on the relevant tender advert and clicking the ‘Express Interest’ tab. Once in the tender there are 5 tabs — ‘Tender’, ‘ITT — documents’, ‘Correspondence’, ‘Clarifications’ and ‘History’. Select the 2nd tab (ITT — documents) where you will find useful information under ‘Tender Details’ continue to scroll down to the heading ‘Tender Documents Received’ where you will be able to view / download the documents.
Opting In and Out
Please note you are required to ‘Opt In’ before you can access the ‘My tender Return’ to start populating your response.
The ‘Opt Out’ functionality will also be available throughout the duration of the tender process. Opting out will give you the option of declaring you no longer want to receive any further communication in relation to this tender along with the opportunity of providing comments and feedback for this decision.
You can choose to ‘Opt In’ at any time during the tender process if you initially decided to ‘Opt Out’.
Please note you are required to ‘Opt In’ to view and complete the Questionnaire for this project.
Further Guidance
In addition, guidance on how to participate in a tender — download and upload documents / returns and if required, register your company (free of charge), can be found on the In-tend site under the ‘Help’ or ‘Information for Suppliers’ buttons.
Receiving Notification Emails
To ensure you receive email alerts and notifications from our system, please add the email domain ‘@in-tend.co.uk’ to your Safe Senders list.

II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

79310000, 79342100, 79342000, 79341400, 48500000, 79342200, 79341200, 79320000, 79341000, 79600000, 48200000

II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): no


This contract is divided into lots: yes
Tenders may be submitted for one or more lots

II.1.9)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no
II.2)Quantity or scope of the contract

II.2.1)Total quantity or scope:

Multi-Lot Frameworks covering
Lot 1 Recruitment Advertising and Related Services;
Lot 2 Public Notice Announcements;
Lot 3 Graphic Design;
Lot 4 Marketing Services Inc. media buying and programmatic;
Lot 5 Market Research, Opinion Polling, Consultation and Audience Panels;
Lot 6 Photography and Filming.
Annual spend across all lots is currently in excess of 2 500 000 GBP and includes projects undertaken for the Council and on behalf of our partners. Once awarded these Frameworks will be made available to our partners and other public sector organisations within the County. It is anticipated that this opportunity will appeal to a wide spectrum of providers, included small medium enterprises within Hampshire and neighbouring counties.
The timetable is as follows:
PIN Published — 30 April,
Contract Notice/ITT issued — 13 June,
Questions/clarification closes — 30 June,
ITT submission date — 15 July.
Evaluation completed by mid September
Standstill period — 1 October,
Contract Award — 1 November,
Mobilisation — January 2017.
Estimated value excluding VAT:
Range: between 500 000 and 3 000 000 GBP

II.2.2)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.3)Information about renewals

II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion

Starting 1.12.2016. Completion 30.11.2020

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Deposits and guarantees required:
III.1.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.1.3)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:

III.1.4)Other particular conditions

The performance of the contract is subject to particular conditions: no
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
III.2.2)Economic and financial ability
III.2.3)Technical capacity
III.2.4)Information about reserved contracts
III.3)Conditions specific to services contracts

III.3.1)Information about a particular profession

Execution of the service is reserved to a particular profession: no

III.3.2)Staff responsible for the execution of the service

Legal persons should indicate the names and professional qualifications of the staff responsible for the execution of the service: no

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

IV.1.2)Limitations on the number of operators who will be invited to tender or to participate
IV.1.3)Reduction of the number of operators during the negotiation or dialogue
IV.2)Award criteria

IV.2.1)Award criteria

The most economically advantageous tender in terms of the criteria stated in the specifications, in the invitation to tender or to negotiate or in the descriptive document

IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction

An electronic auction will be used: no
IV.3)Administrative information

IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority:


IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

Prior information notice

Notice number in the OJEU: 2016/S 085-150924 of 30.4.2016

IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document

Payable documents: no

IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

IV.3.5)Date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates

IV.3.6)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up


IV.3.7)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender

in days: 120 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)

IV.3.8)Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 1.8.2016



Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

VI.2)Information about European Union funds

The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
VI.3)Additional information
VI.4)Procedures for appeal
VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures
VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals
VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:



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