Home Improvement Service Sefton

Home Improvement Service Sefton

Tender for the provision a home improvement managed service. UK-Bootle: construction structures and materials; auxiliary products to construction (except electric apparatus)

2012/S 55-090183

Contract notice

Services

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

Sefton Council
Central Procurement, The Town Hall, Trinity Road
For the attention of: Mr Stuart Bate
L20 7AE Bootle
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1519344288
E-mail: stuart.bate@sefton.gov.uk
Fax: +44 1519344579

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority: www.sefton.com

Further information can be obtained from: The Chest opportunities portal
www.thechest.nwce.gov.uk. For bidders that are not currently registered on The Chest, registration can be carried out on a Fee of Charge basis via this link:- https://www.thechest.nwce.gov.uk/procontract/supplier.nsf/frm_supplier_registrat ion_wizard_introduction?openform. Once registered the documents can be accessed through the “Current Opportunities” link on The Chest Should you have any issues in accessing or submitting documents via The Chest then please contact Stuart Bate on tel.: +44 1519344288 or e-mail: stuart.bate@sefton.gov.uk
UNITED KINGDOM
Internet address: www.thechest.nwce.gov.uk

Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: The Chest opportunities portal
www.thechest.nwce.gov.uk. For bidders that are not currently registered on The Chest, registration can be carried out on a Fee of Charge basis via this link:- https://www.thechest.nwce.gov.uk/procontract/supplier.nsf/frm_supplier_registrat ion_wizard_introduction?openform. Once registered the documents can be accessed through the “Current Opportunities” link on The Chest Should you have any issues in accessing or submitting documents via The Chest then please contact stuart.bate@sefton.gov.uk on tel +44 1744934. For the attention of e-mail: fax: URL: www.thechest.nwce.gov.uk
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1519344288
E-mail: stuart.bate@sefton.gov.uk

Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: The Chest opportunities portal
www.thechest.nwce.gov.uk. For bidders that are not currently registered on The Chest, registration can be carried out on a Fee of Charge basis via this link:- https://www.thechest.nwce.gov.uk/procontract/supplier.nsf/frm_supplier_registrat ion_wizard_introduction?openform. Once registered the documents can be accessed through the “Current Opportunities” link on The Chest Should you have any issues in accessing or submitting documents via The Chest then please contact Stuart Bate on tel: +44 1519344288 or e-mail: stuart.bate@sefton.gov.uk
UNITED KINGDOM
Internet address: www.thechest.nwce.gov.uk

I.2)Type of the contracting authority

Regional or local authority
I.3)Main activity

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

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

Section II: Object of the contract

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

Tender for the provision a home improvement managed service.
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance

Services
Service category No 1: Maintenance and repair services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Tenderers should note that although this contract is to be used and required by Sefton Council this contract will be open to and may be used by NHS Sefton, GP Consortia and all the other Merseyside Local Authorities, which include, Liverpool CC, Knowsley MBC, Wirral BC, St Helens MBC, Halton MBC, Cheshire West and Chester.
NUTS code UKD

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)

Sefton Council is prepared to receive tenders for a Managed Service for the provision of home improvements, major and minor adaptations and a handyperson service, which will be subject to the information, specification and tender package.
II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

44000000, 50000000, 50800000, 45300000

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: 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:

Sefton Council is prepared to receive tenders for a managed service for the provision of home improvements, major (lot 1) and minor (lot 2) adaptations and a handyperson service (lot 3), which will be subject to the information, specification and tender package. The Contract period will be 1.10.2012 to 30.9.2015 with 2 x 1yr extension options.
Estimated value excluding VAT:
Range: between 1 000 000 and 2 000 000 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 1.10.2012. Completion 30.9.2012

Information about lots

Lot No: 1 Lot title: Major adaptations

1)Short description
2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

44000000, 50000000, 50800000, 45300000

3)Quantity or scope
4)Indication about different date for duration of contract or starting/completion
5)Additional information about lots
Lot No: 2 Lot title: Minor adaptations

1)Short description
2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

44000000, 50000000, 50800000, 45300000

3)Quantity or scope
4)Indication about different date for duration of contract or starting/completion
5)Additional information about lots
Lot No: 3 Lot title: Handyperson service

1)Short description
2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

44000000, 50000000, 50800000, 45300000

3)Quantity or scope
4)Indication about different date for duration of contract or starting/completion
5)Additional information about lots

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:

Joint and several liability.
III.1.4)Other particular 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: Any supplier may be disqualified who:
(a) Is bankrupt or is being wound up, where his affairs are being administered by the court, where he has entered into an arrangement with creditors, where he has suspended business activities or is in any analogous situation arising from a similar procedure under national laws and regulations;
(b) Is the subject of proceedings for a declaration of bankruptcy, for an order compulsory winding up the administration by the court or of an arrangement with creditors or of any other similar proceedings under national laws and regulations;
(c) Has been convicted by a judgment which has the force of res judicata in accordance with the legal provisions of the country of any offence concerning his professional conduct;
(d) Has been guilty of grave professional misconduct proven by any means which the contract authorities can demonstrate;
(e) Has not fulfilled obligations relating to the payment of social security contributions in accordance with the legal provisions of the country in which he is established or with those of the country of the contracting authority;
(f) Has not fulfilled obligations relating to the payment of taxes in accordance with the legal provisions of the country in which he is established or with those of the country of the contracting authority;
(g) Is guilty of serious misrepresentation in supplying the information required under this Section or has not supplied such information;
(h) Has been the subject of a conviction for participation in a criminal organization, as defined in Article 2(1) of Council Joint Action 98/733/JHA;
(i) Has been the subject of a conviction for corruption, as defined in Article 3 of the Council Act of 26.5.1972 and Article 3(1) of Council Joint Action 98/742/JHA3 respectively;
(j) Has been the subject of a conviction for fraud within the meaning of Article 1 of the Convention relating to the protection of the financial interests of the European Communities;
(k) Has been the subject of a conviction for money laundering, as defined in Article 1 of Council Directive 91/308/EEC of 10.6.1991 on prevention of the use of the financial system for the purpose of money laundering.
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

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

Envisaged minimum number 3: and maximum number 5
Objective criteria for choosing the limited number of candidates: Financial – pass / fail.
Equal opportunities – pass / fail.
Health & safety – pass / fail.
Professional conduct – pass / fail.
Technical experience & references – 61 % weighting.
Implementation – 31 % weighting.
Insurance – 8 % weighting.
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

no
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

12.4.2012 – 12:00
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

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

in days: 90 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)
IV.3.8)Conditions for opening tenders

Date: 17.4.2012 – 17:00
Persons authorised to be present at the opening of tenders: yes
Additional information about authorised persons and opening procedure: Procurement and Legal admin Officers.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: yes
Estimated timing for further notices to be published: Either 2015,2016 or 2017.
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

Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council
Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council Postal Address: Legal Service Department, Hawthorne Road Depot, Hawthorne Road Contact: Operational Services Department Attn: Andrew Walker Town: Bootle Postal Code: L20 9PR Country: United Kingdom

Body responsible for mediation procedures

Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council
Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council Postal Address: Legal Service Department, Hawthorne Road Depot, Hawthorne Road Contact: Operational Services Department Attn: Andrew Walker Town: Bootle Postal Code: L20 9PR Country: United Kingdom

VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals
VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained

Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council
Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council Postal Address: Legal Service Department, Hawthorne Road Depot, Hawthorne Road Contact: Operational Services Department Attn: Andrew Walker Town: Bootle Postal Code: L20 9PR Country: United Kingdom

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:16.3.2012