Legal Services Framework Agreement for OFGEM

Legal Services Framework Agreement for OFGEM

To provide legal services to the Authority in respect of its work in relation to environmental and fuel poverty reduction programmes, the Offshore transmission programme and related matters and the Authority’s other regulatory and administrative functions.

UK-London: legal services

2012/S 111-184434

Prior information notice

Services

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

Ofgem
9 Millbank,
Contact point(s): Procurement
For the attention of: Gareth Morris
SW1P 3GE London
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 2079017000
E-mail: gareth.morris@ofgem.gov.uk

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority: http://www.ofgem.gov.uk

Address of the buyer profile: http://www.mytenders.org/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA10021

Further information can be obtained from: Ofgem
9 Millbank
Contact point(s): Ptocurement
For the attention of: Gareth Morris
SW1P 3GE London
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 2079017000
E-mail: gareth.morris@ofgem.gov.uk
Internet address: http://www.ofgem.gov.uk

I.2)Type of the contracting authority

Body governed by public law
I.3)Main activity

General public services
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities

The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: no

Section II.B: Object of the contract (Supplies or services)

II.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:

Legal Services Framework Agreement.
II.2)Type of contract and place of delivery or of performance

Service category No 21: Legal services
London (and potentially Glasgow).
NUTS code UKI

II.3)Information on framework agreement
II.4)Short description of nature and quantity or value of supplies or services:

To provide legal services to the Authority in respect of its work in relation to environmental and fuel poverty reduction programmes, the Offshore transmission programme and related matters and the Authority’s other regulatory and administrative functions.
Estimated cost excluding VAT: 3 000 000 GBP
Lots

This contract is divided into lots: no

II.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

79100000

II.6)Scheduled date for start of award procedures

19.10.2012
II.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes
II.8)Additional information:

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Information about reserved contracts

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about European Union funds
VI.2)Additional information:

Framework value – though not guaranteed but the programme budget is potentially estimated to be not more than £3M over the full framework period. This would however be decided on a need to need basis and based on call-off basis.
Framework term – 2 years plus an option to extend by up to a further 2 years.
Intended date for placement of an OJEU Contract Notice under the Accelerated Restricted Procedure will be 30.7.2012.
(MT Ref:89631).
VI.3)Information on general regulatory framework

VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice:8.6.2012