Interpreting and Translation Services Tender – Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Interpreting and Translation Services Tender – Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

The Council and Sandwell Childrens Trust have a requirement for the provision of Interpretation Services to support a range of Client Services (including Adults and Childrens Services).

Interpreting and Translation Services

Contract summary

 

Industry

  • Interpretation services – 79540000

Location of contract

B69 9EX

Value of contract

£320,000 to £400,000

Procurement reference

SMBC 20018

Published date

11 January 2021

Closing date

12 February 2021

Closing time

3pm

Contract start date

12 April 2021

Contract end date

31 March 2025

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure (OJEU)

Contract is suitable for SMEs?

No

Contract is suitable for VCSEs?

No

 

Description

 

The Council and Sandwell Childrens Trust have a requirement for the provision of Interpretation Services to support a range of Client Services (including Adults & Childrens Services, Housing, School Admissions, Taxi Licensing and Welfare Rights) at various locations throughout the Borough of Sandwell and on occasions outside of the Council boundaries.This service will need to be delivered through face to face, telephone and video methods (via MS Teams) during normal and outside of office hours, weekends and if and when required on Bank Holidays.
There is also a requirement for Translation of the written word in the form of a letter, pamphlet or other publications.The contract will commence on 12th April 2021 and will be for a period of 4 years until 31st March 2025.The estimated annual value excluding VAT for the of the contract is £100,000. This value is based on historical spend data and is intended to be used as a guide only and is not a guarantee of the level of business that will be generated from the contract.The Council will be looking to select up to five tenderers to be appointed as the contracted providers of the four lots specified in this document.

 

More information

 

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Is a Recurrent Procurement Type? : No

 

How to apply

 

Follow the instructions given in the description or the more information section.

 

About the buyer

 

Contact name

Michelle Hackwood

Address

Freeth Street
Oldbury
West Midlands
B69 9EX
United Kingdom

Telephone

0121 569 2873

Email

michelle_hackwood@sandwell.gov.uk