Integrated Obesity Prevention and Weight Management Service for Adults and Children

Integrated Obesity Prevention and Weight Management Service for Adults and Children

The Council is to undertake a soft market testing exercise and consultation to canvass independent views to support and shape the specification and anticipate holding some supplier events that interested parties may wish to attend.

United Kingdom-Nottingham: Health and social work services

2013/S 150-261022

Prior information notice

Services

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

Nottinghamshire County Council
2nd Floor, County Hall, West Bridgford
For the attention of: Andrew Perrins
NG2 7QP Nottingham
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1159772822
E-mail: andrew.perrins@nottscc.gov.uk

Internet address(es):

Address of the buyer profile: https://nottscc.eu-supply.com/login.asp?B=NOTTSCC

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

I.2)Type of the contracting authority

Regional or local authority
I.3)Main activity

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

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

Section II.B: Object of the contract (Supplies or services)

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

PR000800 – Integrated Obesity Prevention and Weight Management Service for Adults (including pregnant women) and Children
II.2)Type of contract and place of delivery or of performance

Service category No 25: Health and social services
NUTS code UKF1

II.3)Information on framework agreement
II.4)Short description of nature and quantity or value of supplies or services:

As part of the re-design of existing obesity prevention and weight management services, contract(s) will be competitively tendered during 2014 for the provision of an integrated obesity prevention and weight management service for adults (including pregnant women) and children across all seven districts of Nottinghamshire (Mansfield, Ashfield, Newark and Sherwood, Bassetlaw, Gedling, Broxtowe and Rushcliffe).
The range of services to be offered will seek to secure a contribution in reducing excess weight in children and adults through a creative and innovative approach aimed at supporting individuals to be a healthy weight.
The procurement is led by Nottinghamshire County Council. The procurement exercise will include Tier 1 obesity prevention (excluding breast feeding) and Tiers 2 & 3) weight management services for adults (including pregnant women) and children in Nottinghamshire (excluding Nottingham City).
Estimated contract start date: 1.8.2014.
Contract length: 3 years with an option to extend by 2 years.
Estimated contract value: Approximately GBP 1.5 million per year, but the Council will be looking for improvements on this.
The Council is to undertake a soft market testing exercise and consultation to canvass independent views to support and shape the specification and anticipate holding some supplier events that interested parties may wish to attend.
Neither the intention nor the purposes of this soft market testing exercise is to confer any advantage upon its participants in any future procurement process.
This PIN is NOT a call for tenders and responses.
Further information about the project can be requested by contacting Nottinghamshire County Council Procurement Department on (corporate.procurement@nottscc.gov.uk stating Community Weight Management in the email heading).
Estimated cost excluding VAT: 1 500 000 GBP
Lots

This contract is divided into lots: no

II.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

85000000, 85100000, 85323000

II.6)Scheduled date for start of award procedures

1.8.2014
II.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
II.8)Additional information:

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Information about reserved contracts

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about European Union funds

The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
VI.2)Additional information:
VI.3)Information on general regulatory framework
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice:

31.7.2013