Health and Safety Service London

Health and Safety Service London

The Authority require a comprehensive Health and Safety service in respect of all its sites, open spaces and built facilities over a seven (7) year cycle (with the potential to extend up to a further three (3) years) assessed on risk, with health and safety audits being completed annually.

UK-Enfield: health and safety services

2012/S 80-131585

Contract notice

Services

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

Lee Valley Regional Park Authority
Myddelton House, Bulls Cross
Contact point(s): Resources & Business Development (Finance)
For the attention of: Simon Sheldon
EN2 9HG Enfield
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1992717711
E-mail: ajevon-homer@leevalleypark.org.uk
Fax: +44 1992719937

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority: www.leevalleypark.org.uk

Address of the buyer profile: http://www.leevalleypark.org.uk/en/content/cms/corporate/business-finance/procurement/

Further information can be obtained from: Lee Valley Regional Park Authority
Myddelton House, Bulls Cross
Contact point(s): Resources & Business Development (Procurement)
For the attention of: Matthew Jones
EN2 9HG Enfield
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1992717711
E-mail: procurement@leevalleypark.org.uk
Fax: +44 1992719937
Internet address: www.leevalleypark.org.uk

Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: Lee Valley Regional Park Authority
Myddelton House, Bulls Cross
Contact point(s): Resources & Business Development (Procurement)
For the attention of: Matthew Jones
EN2 9HG Enfield
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1992717711
E-mail: procurement@leevalleypark.org.uk
Fax: +44 1992719937
Internet address: www.leevalleypark.org.uk

Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: Lee Valley Regional Park Authority
Myddelton House, Bulls Cross
Contact point(s): Chief Executive
For the attention of: Committee & Member Services
EN2 9HG Enfield
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1992717711
Fax: +44 1992719937
Internet address: www.leevalleypark.org.uk

I.2)Type of the contracting authority

Regional or local authority
I.3)Main activity

Recreation, culture and religion
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities

The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: no

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1)Description
II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:

Internal health & safety service.
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance

Services
Service category No 26: Recreational, cultural and sporting services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Lee Valley Regional Park Authority, Middlesex EN2 9HG, UNITED KINGDOM.
NUTS code UKI12

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

The notice involves a public contract
II.1.4)Information on framework agreement
II.1.5)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)

The Authority require a comprehensive Health & Safety service in respect of all its sites, open spaces and built facilities over a seven (7) year cycle (with the potential to extend up to a further three (3) years) assessed on risk, with health & safety audits being completed annually.
The service should be based on providing a full support service each year under the contract term. This will include sites that are directly managed by the Authority as well as those that are run by a third party contractor. The number of days that this will require an on-site presence is to be determined by the supplier in the effective provision of this support service. As a minimum requirement, it is anticipated that the supplier would be expected to be at/on any of the Authority’s premises for at least four (4) days per week.
The health and safety service will deliver an effective service that will enhance the on-going health and safety requirements and operation of the Authority.
II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

71317200, 71317210

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

The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes
II.1.8)Lots

This contract is divided into lots: no
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:

Estimated value excluding VAT:
Range: between 420 000 and 560 000 GBP
II.2.2)Information about options

Options: yes
Description of these options: This Contract will be let initially for a seven (7) year period with an option to extend, up to a further three (3) years; this is subject to satisfactory performance from the service provider.
II.2.3)Information about renewals

This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion

Duration in months: 84 (from the award of the contract)

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Deposits and guarantees required:

The Authority reserves the right to require guarantees, bonds, collateral warranties and other forms of security as appropriate.
III.1.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:

The Authority’s payment terms are monthly 30 days in arrears.
III.1.3)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:

In the event of a consortia bid being accepted it is anticipated that all members of the consortium will be jointly and severely liable for all obligations imposed by the contract terms and conditions. In the event of a successful consortia bid the Authority may advise that the consortia takes a particular legal form and that single consortia member takes primary responsibility and that the contracting authority contracts with a single lead member or that each member undertakes joint and several liability irrespective of the legal form adopted. Applicants must provide full details their proposed contracting structures.
III.1.4)Other particular conditions

The performance of the contract is subject to particular conditions: yes
Description of particular conditions: The Authority’s standard terms and conditions will apply but the contract will have a stand alone bespoke contract.
These standard terms and conditions can be found by using the following address:
http://www.leevalleypark.org.uk/en/content/cms/corporate/business-finance/procurement/#standard-terms-and-conditions

III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: (1) All candidates will be required to produce a certificate or declaration demonstrating that they are not bankrupt or the subject of an administration order, are not being wound-up, have not granted a trust deed, are not the subject of a petition presented for sequestration of their estate, have not had a receiver, manager or administrator appointed and are not otherwise apparently insolvent;
(2) All candidates will be required to produce a certificate or declaration demonstrating that the candidate, their directors, or any other person who has powers of representation, decision or control of the candidate has not been convicted of conspiracy, corruption, bribery, or money laundering. Failure to provide such a declaration will result in the candidate being declared ineligible and they will not be selected to participate in this procurement process;
(3) All candidates will be required to produce a certificate or declaration demonstrating that they have not been convicted of a criminal offence relating to the conduct of their business or profession;
(4) All candidates will be required to produce a certificate or declaration demonstrating that they have not committed an act of grave misconduct in the course of their business or profession;
(5) All candidates must comply with the requirements of the State in which they are established, regarding registration on the professional or trade register;
(6) Any candidate found to be guilty of serious misrepresentation in providing any information required, may be declared ineligible and not selected to continue with this procurement process;
(7) All candidates will have to demonstrate that they are licensed, or a member of the relevant organisation, in the State where they are established, when the law of that State prohibits the provision of the services, described in this notice, by a person who is not so licensed or who is not a member of the relevant organisation;
(8) All candidates will be required to produce a certificate or declaration demonstrating that they have fulfilled obligations relating to the payment of social security contributions under the law of any part of the United Kingdom or of the relevant State in which the candidate is established;
(9) All candidates will be required to produce a certificate or declaration demonstrating that they have fulfilled obligations relating to the payment of taxes under the law of any part of the United Kingdom or of the relevant State in which the economic operator is established.
III.2.2)Economic and financial ability

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: (1) All candidates will be required to provide a reference from their bank;
(2) All candidates will be required to provide evidence of relevant professional risk indemnity insurance;
(3) All candidates will be required to provide a statement, covering the 3 previous financial years including the overall turnover of the candidate and the turnover in respect of the activities which are of a similar type to the subject matter of this notice;
(4) All candidates will be required to provide statements of accounts or extracts from those accounts relating to their business;
(5) Presentation of the bidder’s balance sheets or extracts from the balance sheets, where publication of the balance sheet is required under the law of the country in which the bidder is established for the preceding 3 years;
(6) A statement of the bidder’s overall turnover and the turnover related to similar activities covered by this contract, for the 3 previous financial years.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required: As set out within the pre-qualification questionnaire (PQQ) documentation. This can be accessed at the following address: http://www.leevalleypark.org.uk/go/current-tenders.

III.2.3)Technical capacity

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met:
(1) A statement of the candidate’s average annual number of staff and managerial staff over the previous 3 years;
(2) Details of the educational and professional qualifications of their managerial staff; and those of the person(s) who would be responsible for providing the services or carrying out the work or works under the contract;
(3) A statement of the principal goods sold or services provided by the supplier or the services provider in the past 3 years, detailing the dates on which the goods were sold or the services provided; the consideration received; the identity of the person to whom the goods were sold or the services were provided;
(4) A statement of the candidate’s technical facilities; measures for ensuring quality; and their study and research facilities;
(5) An indication of the proportion of the contract which the services provider intends possibly to subcontract;
(6) A statement of the technicians or technical services available to the candidate to carry out the work under the contract; or be involved in the production of goods or the provision of services under the contract; particularly those responsible for quality control, whether or not they are independent of the candidate;
(8) Five (5) years experience of managing similar public sector contract(s);
(9) Three (3) satisfactory and relevant references (one must be Public sector) from other clients receiving Health & Safety service from the operator.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required:
As set out in the PQQ documentation:
www.leevalleypark.org.uk/go/current-tenders

III.2.4)Information about reserved contracts
III.3)Conditions specific to services contracts
III.3.1)Information about a particular profession
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: yes

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Restricted
IV.1.2)Limitations on the number of operators who will be invited to tender or to participate

Envisaged minimum number 5: and maximum number 8
Objective criteria for choosing the limited number of candidates: The number will be determined through the ranking of the responses to the PQQ, based on the applicants compliance with the evaluation and scoring analysis outlined within the PQQ.
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 below

1. Price. Weighting 60

2. Quality. Weighting 40

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:

LVRPA173S1202
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

Notice on a buyer profile

Notice number in the OJEU: 2007/S 99-122152 of 25.5.2007

IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document
IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

29.5.2012 – 12:00
IV.3.5)Date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates

18.6.2012
IV.3.6)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up

English.
IV.3.7)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.3.8)Conditions for opening tenders

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: yes
Estimated timing for further notices to be published: If the three (3) year extension period is taken up by the Authority, the next Contract Notice is expected to be published in 2022.
VI.2)Information about European Union funds
VI.3)Additional information

To express your interest, applicants are required to complete and submit the pre-qualification questionnaire.
This can be accessed using the following link below; the pre-qualification questionnaire (PQQ) documentation must be submitted by 12:00 noon, Tuesday 29.5.2012.
Link: http://www.leevalleypark.org.uk/go/current-tenders.

(MT Ref:87793).

VI.4)Procedures for appeal
VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures
VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals

Precise information on deadline(s) for lodging appeals: Lee Valley Regional Park Authority will incorporate a minimum 10 calendar day standstill period at the point information on the award of the contract is communicated to tenderers. This period allows unsuccessful tenderers to seek further debriefing from the contracting authority before the contract is entered into. Applicants have 2 working days from the notification of the award decision to request additional debriefing and that information has to be provided a minimum of 3 working days before the expiry of the standstill period. Such additional information should be required from the contact details provided in section 1.1 of this notice. If an appeal regarding the award of a contract has not been successfully resolved the Public Contracts Regulations 2006 (SI 2006 No 5) provide for aggrieved parties who have been harmed or are at risk of harm by a breach of the rules to take action in the High Court (England, Wales and Northern Ireland). Any such action must be brought promptly (generally within 3 months). Where a contract has not been entered into the Court may order the setting aside of the award decision or order the authority to amend any document and may award damages.
VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:20.4.2012