Independent Fostering Agency Approved Providers List – Bedfordshire

Independent Fostering Agency Approved Providers List – Bedfordshire

5 Lots. Lot 1: Standard Placement.

United Kingdom-Chicksands: Welfare services for children and young people

2020/S 202-492076

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

Official name: Central Bedfordshire Council
Postal address: Priory House
Town: Chicksands
NUTS code: UKH25 Central Bedfordshire
Postal code: SG17 5TQ
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: procurement@centralbedfordshire.gov.uk
Telephone: +44 3003008000
Internet address(es):
Main address: http://in-tendhost.co.uk/centralbedfordshire

I.1)Name and addresses

Official name: Luton Borough Council
Postal address: Town Hall
Town: Luton
NUTS code: UKH21 Luton
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: procurement@luton.gov.uk
Internet address(es):
Main address: www.luton.gov.uk

I.2)Information about joint procurement

The contract involves joint procurement
In the case of joint procurement involving different countries, state applicable national procurement law:

I.3)Communication

Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address

I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Regional or local authority

I.5)Main activity

General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

IFA (Independent Fostering Agency) Approved Providers List

 

II.1.2)Main CPV code

85311300 Welfare services for children and young people

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

The purpose of this Approved provider list (APL) is to support Central Bedfordshire Council, Bedford Borough Council and Luton Borough Council (the ‘Authorities’) in fulfilling their Sufficiency Duty in relation to accommodation for looked after children and to improve the overall outcomes for these children.

 

II.1.5)Estimated total value

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: yes
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Lot 1: Standard Placement

 

Lot No: 1

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

85311300 Welfare services for children and young people

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKH25 Central Bedfordshire
NUTS code: UKH24 Bedford
NUTS code: UKH21 Luton

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Standard placement.

 

II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Lot 2: Enhanced Placement

 

Lot No: 2

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

85311300 Welfare services for children and young people

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKH25 Central Bedfordshire
NUTS code: UKH24 Bedford
NUTS code: UKH21 Luton

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Enhanced placement.

 

II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Lot 3: Step-Across from Residential Care

 

Lot No: 3

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

85311300 Welfare services for children and young people

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKH25 Central Bedfordshire
NUTS code: UKH24 Bedford
NUTS code: UKH21 Luton

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Step-across from residential care.

 

II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Lot 4: Youth Justice (including PACE — Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 and Remand Foster Care)

 

Lot No: 4

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

85311300 Welfare services for children and young people

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKH25 Central Bedfordshire
NUTS code: UKH24 Bedford
NUTS code: UKH21 Luton

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Youth Justice (including PACE [Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984] and Remand Foster Care).

 

II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Lot 5: Parent and Child

 

Lot No: 5

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

85311300 Welfare services for children and young people

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKH25 Central Bedfordshire
NUTS code: UKH24 Bedford
NUTS code: UKH21 Luton

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Parent and child.

 

II.2.14)Additional information

II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:

26/10/2020

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description

IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

12/10/2020