Lease of a Fixed Wing Aircraft for National Police Air Operations
The Police and Crime Commissioner for West Yorkshire trading as the National Police Air Service (NPAS) would like to tender for the lease of a Fixed Wing Aircraft for use in National Police Air Operations.
United Kingdom-Wakefield: Helicopters, aeroplanes, spacecraft and other powered aircraft
Section I: Contracting authority
Police and Crime Commissioner for West Yorkshire
Procurement, PO Box 9, Laburnum Road
For the attention of: Charlotte Daynes
WF1 3QP Wakefield
General address of the contracting authority: www.bluelight.gov.uk
Address of the buyer profile: www.bluelight.gov.uk
Further information can be obtained from: Police and Crime Commissioner for West Yorkshire
Any additional information can be requested via the Bluelight procontract e-tendering portal at: www.bluelight.gov.uk Please request via the discussions section
Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: Police and Crime Commissioner for West Yorkshire
Tender documents are available via the Bluelight procontract e-tendering system at: www.bluelight.gov.uk
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: Police and Crime Commissioner for West Yorkshire
All tenders / requests to participate must go through the Bluelight procontract e-tendering system at: www.bluelight.gov.uk
Section II: Object of the contract
Service category No 20: Supporting and auxiliary transport services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: England and Wales.
NUTS code UK
the lease would be for a period of 6 months with an option to extend for an additional 6 months.
The aircraft will be operated as a ‘State Aircraft’ on a UK Police-held Police Air Operator Certificate (PAOC), to support and supplement current NPAS helicopter operations. The aspiration is to have the aircraft operational before the end of the summer, if possible to allow a variety of weather conditions to be sampled.
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Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
(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 May 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 June 1991 on prevention of the use of the financial system for the purpose of money laundering.
(b) the presentation of balance-sheets or extracts from the balance-sheets, where publication of the balance-sheet is required under the law of the country in which the economic operator is established;
(c) a statement of the undertaking’s overall turnover and, where appropriate, of turnover in the area covered by the contract for a maximum of the last three financial years available, depending on the date on which the undertaking was set up or the economic operator started trading, as far as the information of these turnovers is available.
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
Documentation for this tender can be located at the Bluelight procontract e-tendering portal at: www.bluelight.gov.uk under West Yorkshire Police opportunities.
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:22.7.2013