Legal Services Within Northern Ireland

Legal Services Within Northern Ireland

7 Lots. Lot 1 – employment law.

United Kingdom-Belfast: Legal advisory and representation services

2018/S 091-207386

Social and other specific services – public contracts

Contract notice

Services

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

Radius Housing Association
38 – 52 Lisburn Road
Belfast
BT9 6AA
United Kingdom
Contact person: Paul Murtagh
Telephone: +44 2890397195
E-mail: developmenttenders@radiushousing.org
NUTS code: UKN06Internet address(es):Main address: http://www.radiushousing.org

I.2)Information about joint procurement

I.3)Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://www.radiushousing.org/tenders/view/36/framework-agreement-for-provision-of-legal-services
Additional information can be obtained from another address:
Radius Housing Association
Cameron House, 3 Redburn Square
Holywood
BT18 9HZ
United Kingdom
Contact person: Paul Murtagh
Telephone: +44 2890397195
E-mail: developmenttenders@radiushousing.org
NUTS code: UKN09Internet address(es):Main address: http://www.radiushousing.org

Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address

I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Body governed by public law

I.5)Main activity

Housing and community amenities

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

Framework Agreement for Provision of Legal Services

II.1.2)Main CPV code

79110000

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

Radius intends to establish a framework agreement for the provision of legal services within Northern Ireland. The framework agreement will be valid for a period of 3 years with an option to extend for 1 year. This contract will be subdivided into 7 lots covering:

Lot 1— employment law,

Lot 2— corporate (public law, information law, pensions, corporate and commercial law, debt recovery & insolvency, venture capital),

Lot 3— property,

Lot 4— procurement law,

Lot 5— contract law & ADR,

Lot 6— ejectments (for geographical locations of County’s Derry-Londonderry, Tyrone, Fermanagh & Antrim),

Lot 7— ejectments (for geographical locations of County’s Down & Armagh).

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 3 000 000.00 GBP

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: yes
Tenders may be submitted for all lots
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Lot 1 — Employment Law

Lot No: 1

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

79111000
79112000
79140000
75231100
79112100

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKN0

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Radius intends to establish a framework agreement for the provision of legal services within Northern Ireland. The framework agreement will be valid for a period of 3 years with an option to extend for 1 year. This contract will be subdivided into 7 lots covering:

Lot 1— employment law,

Lot 2— corporate (public law, information law, pensions, corporate and commercial law, debt recovery & insolvency, venture capital),

Lot 3— property,

Lot 4— procurement law,

Lot 5— contract law & ADR,

Lot 6— ejectments (for geographical locations of County’s Derry-Londonderry, Tyrone, Fermanagh & Antrim),

Lot 7— ejectments (for geographical locations of County’s Down & Armagh).

II.2.6)Estimated value

II.2.7)Duration of the contract or the framework agreement

Duration in months: 36

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Lot 2 – Corporate

Lot No: 2

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

79111000
79112000
79140000
75231100
79112100

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKN0

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Radius intends to establish a framework agreement for the provision of legal services within Northern Ireland. The framework agreement will be valid for a period of 3 years with an option to extend for 1 year. This contract will be subdivided into 7 lots covering:

Lot 1— employment law,

Lot 2— corporate (public law, information law, pensions, corporate and commercial law, debt recovery & insolvency, venture capital),

Lot 3— property,

Lot 4— procurement law,

Lot 5— contract law & ADR,

Lot 6— ejectments (for geographical locations of County’s Derry-Londonderry, Tyrone, Fermanagh & Antrim),

Lot 7— ejectments (for geographical locations of County’s Down & Armagh).

II.2.6)Estimated value

II.2.7)Duration of the contract or the framework agreement

Duration in months: 36

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Lot 3 – Property

Lot No: 3

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

79111000
79112000
79140000
75231100
79112100

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKN0

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Radius intends to establish a framework agreement for the provision of legal services within Northern Ireland. The framework agreement will be valid for a period of 3 years with an option to extend for 1 year. This contract will be subdivided into 7 lots covering:

Lot 1— employment law,

Lot 2— corporate (public law, information law, pensions, corporate and commercial law, debt recovery & insolvency, venture capital),

Lot 3— property,

Lot 4— procurement law,

Lot 5— contract law & ADR,

Lot 6— ejectments (for geographical locations of County’s Derry-Londonderry, Tyrone, Fermanagh & Antrim),

Lot 7— ejectments (for geographical locations of County’s Down & Armagh).

II.2.6)Estimated value

II.2.7)Duration of the contract or the framework agreement

Duration in months: 36

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Lot 4 — Procurement Law

Lot No: 4

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

79111000
79112000
79140000
75231100
79112100

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKN0

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Radius intends to establish a framework agreement for the provision of legal services within Northern Ireland. The framework agreement will be valid for a period of 3 years with an option to extend for 1 year. This contract will be subdivided into 7 lots covering:

Lot 1— employment law,

Lot 2— corporate (public law, information law, pensions, corporate and commercial law, debt recovery & insolvency, venture capital),

Lot 3— property,

Lot 4— procurement law,

Lot 5— contract law & ADR,

Lot 6— ejectments (for geographical locations of County’s Derry-Londonderry, Tyrone, Fermanagh & Antrim),

Lot 7— ejectments (for geographical locations of County’s Down & Armagh).

II.2.6)Estimated value

II.2.7)Duration of the contract or the framework agreement

Duration in months: 36

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Lot 5 — Contract Law & ADR

Lot No: 5

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

79111000
79140000
79112000
75231100
79112100

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKN0

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Radius intends to establish a framework agreement for the provision of legal services within Northern Ireland. The framework agreement will be valid for a period of 3 years with an option to extend for 1 year. This contract will be subdivided into 7 lots covering:

Lot 1— employment law,

Lot 2— corporate (public law, information law, pensions, corporate and commercial law, debt recovery & insolvency, venture capital),

Lot 3— property,

Lot 4— procurement law,

Lot 5— contract law & ADR,

Lot 6— ejectments (for geographical locations of County’s Derry-Londonderry, Tyrone, Fermanagh & Antrim),

Lot 7— ejectments (for geographical locations of County’s Down & Armagh).

II.2.6)Estimated value

II.2.7)Duration of the contract or the framework agreement

Duration in months: 36

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Lot 6— Ejectments (For geographical locations of County’s Derry-Londonderry, Tyrone, Fermanagh & Antrim)

Lot No: 6

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

79112000
79111000
79140000
75231100
79112100

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKN0
Main site or place of performance:

County’s Derry-Londonderry, Tyrone, Fermanagh & Antrim)

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Radius intends to establish a framework agreement for the provision of legal services within Northern Ireland. The framework agreement will be valid for a period of 3 years with an option to extend for 1 year. This contract will be subdivided into 7 lots covering:

Lot 1— employment law,

Lot 2— corporate (public law, information law, pensions, corporate and commercial law, debt recovery & insolvency, venture capital),

Lot 3— property,

Lot 4— procurement law,

Lot 5— contract law & ADR,

Lot 6— ejectments (for geographical locations of County’s Derry-Londonderry, Tyrone, Fermanagh & Antrim),

Lot 7— ejectments (for geographical locations of County’s Down & Armagh).

II.2.6)Estimated value

II.2.7)Duration of the contract or the framework agreement

Duration in months: 36

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Lot 7 — Ejectments (For geographical locations of County’s Down & Armagh)

Lot No: 7

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

79111000
79112000
79140000
75231100
79112100

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKN0
Main site or place of performance:

County’s Down & Armagh

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Radius intends to establish a framework agreement for the provision of legal services within Northern Ireland. The framework agreement will be valid for a period of 3 years with an option to extend for 1 year. This contract will be subdivided into 7 lots covering:

Lot 1— employment law,

Lot 2— corporate (public law, information law, pensions, corporate and commercial law, debt recovery & insolvency, venture capital),

Lot 3— property,

Lot 4— procurement law,

Lot 5— contract law & ADR,

Lot 6— ejectments (for geographical locations of County’s Derry-Londonderry, Tyrone, Fermanagh & Antrim),

Lot 7— ejectments (for geographical locations of County’s Down & Armagh).

II.2.6)Estimated value

II.2.7)Duration of the contract or the framework agreement

Duration in months: 36

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.4)Objective rules and criteria for participation
III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description

IV.1.1)Form of procedure

Open procedure

IV.1.3)Information about framework agreement

The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement
IV.1.10)Identification of the national rules applicable to the procedure:
IV.1.11)Main features of the award procedure:
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure

IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate / Time limit for receipt of expressions of interest

Date: 11/06/2018
Local time: 12:00

IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:

English

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.2)Information about electronic workflows

VI.3)Additional information:

The estimated value cannot be determined for each lot. The estimated value figure indicated in II.1.5 represents the upper limit of the estimated framework value from 2 000 000 GBP to 3 000 000 GBP.

VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures

VI.4.3)Review procedure

Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

Radius will comply with the public contracts Regulations 2015 and, where appropriate, will incorporate a standstill period (i.e. a minimum of 10 calendar days) at the point information on the award of contract is communicated to tenderers. That notification will provide full information on the award decision. This provides time for the unsuccessful tenderers to challenge the award decision before the contract is entered into.

VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

11/05/2018