Learning Management System – Preliminary Market Consultation

Learning Management System – Preliminary Market Consultation

The objective of this Preliminary Market Consultation is to share with the market the Authority’s ideas for the draft specification.

United Kingdom-Grimsby: Training software package

2020/S 060-144751

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only

Supplies

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

Official name: North East Lincolnshire Borough Council
Postal address: Municipal Offices Town Hall Square
Town: Grimsby
NUTS code: UKE13
Postal code: DN31 1HU
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: All communication through https://www.yortender.co.uk/
E-mail: procurement@nelincs.gov.uk
I.2)Information about joint procurement

I.3)Communication

Additional information can be obtained from another address:
Official name: https://www.yortender.co.uk/ using reference: DN472087
Postal address: All communication and transmission of documents through YORtender
Town: Grimsby
NUTS code: UKE13
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: procurement@nelincs.gov.ukInternet address(es):Main address: www.nelincs.gov.uk

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:

Learning Management System – Preliminary Market Consultation

Reference number: DN472087

II.1.2)Main CPV code

48931000

II.1.3)Type of contract

Supplies

II.1.4)Short description:

North East Lincolnshire Council (the Authority) currently uses a Learning Management System provided by Learning Pool. This contract comes to an end in September 2020. Consequently, the Authority is considering future arrangements for learning management. Currently the preferred option is to undertake a procurement exercise to contract with a provider to implement and provide ongoing hosting and support for a learning management system. Please note, a procurement is not guaranteed. The objective of this Preliminary Market Consultation (PMC) is to share with the market the Authority’s ideas for the draft specification, to gather feedback on this draft specification and to seek ideas about opportunities and innovation in the market. PMC is not a call for competition. Following PMC, the Authority may conclude that procurement is not the best solution to meet a particular strategy outcome. The Authority may conclude that it would be better to do something entirely different.

II.1.5)Estimated total value

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

48100000
48200000
48610000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKE13
Main site or place of performance:

North East Lincolnshire

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

North East Lincolnshire Council (the Authority) currently uses a Learning Management System provided by Learning Pool. This contract comes to an end in September 2020. Consequently, the Authority is considering future arrangements for learning management. Currently the preferred option is to undertake a procurement exercise to contract with a provider to implement and provide ongoing hosting and support for a learning management system. Please note, a procurement is not guaranteed.

The objective of this Preliminary Market Consultation (PMC) is to share with the market the Authority’s ideas for the draft specification, to gather feedback on this draft specification and to seek ideas about opportunities and innovation in the market.

PMC is not a call for competition. Following PMC, the Authority may conclude that procurement is not the best solution to meet a particular strategy outcome. The Authority may conclude that it would be better to do something entirely different to the intent within this PMC. It is essential that any organisation participating in the PMC understands that a procurement opportunity is not guaranteed.

All documents are only available via www.yortender.co.uk

All communication must be through www.yortender.co.uk

II.2.14)Additional information

Please note that the date identified in II.3 is indicative, and may change.

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

01/06/2020

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:

24/03/2020