Legal Advisory Service to the Trustees of the PCPF

Legal Advisory Service to the Trustees of the PCPF

Following internal reorganisation of services, the Trustees of the Parliamentary Contributory Pension Fund (PCPF) are seeking a supplier to provide high quality legal advice and services to the Trustees.

Reference number: GSV1187

Deadline date:25/07/2013

This deadline is for… Expression of interest submission

Contract value:£500,000 – £525,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: London

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? No

Name of the buying organisation: The House of Commons

 

Description of the contract

Following internal reorganisation of services, the Trustees of the Parliamentary Contributory Pension Fund (PCPF) are seeking a supplier to provide high quality legal advice and services to the Trustees. A team of specialist lawyers are required to carry out services to include: • Providing clear, accurate, timely, concise and cost effective legal advice in accordance with the Rules of the Scheme and any overarching legislation, the Agreement with the Trustees, overarching UK and EU legislation and Best Industry Practice, to ensure that Trustees comply with the Rules and all legislation affecting the Fund. • Maintaining an excellent working knowledge of the Rules and current legislative practice affecting the Fund, and be proactive in advising on the implications of draft pensions legislation, regulations and scheme rule amendments. • Working proactively with the Fund Secretariat to advise Trustees on all matters concerning the Fund. • Liaising effectively with various stakeholders with interest in the scheme rules. Please express your interest via the House of Commons procurement portal https://in-tendhost.co.uk/parliamentuk/aspx/Home

 

Documents

Classification of the contract

79140000 Legal advisory and information services

79111000 Legal advisory services

66523100 Pension fund administration services

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – 21

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract: 36 Months

 

Who to contact

Contact name Mariana Apostol

Organisation name The House of Commons

Address Westminster, London, Middlesex, SW1A 0PW

Telephone 020 7219 1600

Extension number:

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How to apply

Please express your interest via the House of Commons procurement portal https://in-tendhost.co.uk/parliamentuk/aspx/Home Please note your expressions of interest via our In-Tend procurement portal to be received no later than 12.00 noon Thursday 25 July 2013.