Legal Services Framework for Aberdeenshire Council

Legal Services Framework for Aberdeenshire Council

Lot 1 Commercial and Regulatory Law. Lot 2 General Litigation, Court of Session, Tribunals and Hearings. Lot 3 General Commercial Property.

 

CONTRACT NOTICE – NATIONAL
SERVICES

1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Aberdeenshire Council

Woodhill House, Westburn Road,

Aberdeen

AB16 5GB

UK

Allan MacKenzie

+44 1224665650

+44 1224665656
http://www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk
www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained

As in 1.1

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:

As in 1.1

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Legal Services Framework

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

Aberdeenshire Council is acting as lead authority in this procurement and as a central purchasing body on behalf of Aberdeen City Council and any Associated Body that may have a requirement for the Services.

The purpose of this ITT is to invite tenders to meet the Authorities’ requirements for the provision of the Legal Services as detailed in this ITT.

Each of the Councils will enter into its own separate Framework Agreements with the successful Tenderers. Services will be commissioned on a call off basis.

The Framework Agreement will be tendered in 3 Lots, relating to particular types of legal services. The Lots are as follows:

Lot 1 Commercial and Regulatory Law

Lot 2 General Litigation, Court of Session, Tribunals and Hearings

Lot 3 General Commercial Property

NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=322507.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

281000 Advocacy
281200 General Legal Support
281300 Legal Opinion
281400 Specialist Legal Support

130 Aberdeen & North-East

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

£100,000 to £600,000 per annum

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

Must be solicitor organisations regulated by the Law Society of Scotland.

For other minimum requirements see the Selection Questionnaire in the Invitation to Tender

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Single stage – Any candidate may submit a tender.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

845/ASF/401

4.3

Time Limits

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation

b) Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
07-01-2015  Time  10:30

c) Estimated award date 11-02-2015

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

EN

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

Collaborative arrangements:

Aberdeen City Council, Aberdeenshire Council, Any Associated Body that may have a requirement for the Services.

(SC Ref:322507)

5.2

Additional Documentation

Legal Services Framework ITT_published
Legal Services Framework Specification of Lots_published
Legal Services Framework Agreement_published
Legal Services Framework Tender Label_published

5.3

Publication date of this notice

21-11-2014