Media Buying Services Tender London

Media Buying Services Tender London

Go Ahead Group Holding.

United Kingdom-London: Advertising and marketing services

2014/S 044-074261

Contract notice – utilities

Services

Directive 2004/17/EC

Section I: Contracting entity

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

Go Ahead Group Holding
4 Matthew Parker Street
For the attention of: Elise Shuker
SW1H 9NP London
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 7794239394
E-mail: elise.shuker@go-ahead.com

Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)

Specifications and additional documents (including documents for a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)

Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: The above mentioned contact point(s)

I.2)Main activity

Railway services
I.3)Contract award on behalf of other contracting entities

The contracting entity is purchasing on behalf of other contracting entities: yes

London and South Eastern Railway
41-45 Blackfriars Road, London
SE1 8NZ London
UNITED KINGDOM

London and Birmingham Railway Limited
102 New Street, Birmingham
B2 4JB Birmingham
UNITED KINGDOM

Southern Railway Limited
26-28 Addiscombe Road
CR9 5GA Croydon
UNITED KINGDOM

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1)Description
II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting entity:

Provision of Media Buying Services.
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance

Services
Service category No 13: Advertising services
NUTS code UK

II.1.3)Information about a public contract, a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)

The notice involves a public contract
II.1.4)Information on framework agreement
II.1.5)Short description of the contract or purchase(s):

Provision of Media Buying Services.
II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

79340000

II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
II.1.8)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: yes
Tenders may be submitted for one or more lots
II.1.9)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: yes
II.2)Quantity or scope of the contract
II.2.1)Total quantity or scope:

Estimated value excluding VAT
Range: between 1 800 000 and 19 500 000 GBP
II.2.2)Information about options
II.2.3)Information about renewals

This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion

Starting 1.7.2014 Completion 30.6.2017

Information about lots

Lot No: 1 Lot title: Southeastern Media Buying Services

2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

79340000

Lot No: 2 Lot title: London Midland

2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

79340000

Lot No: 3 Lot title: Southern

2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

79340000

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Deposits and guarantees required:
III.1.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.1.3)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:
III.1.4)Other particular conditions:

The performance of the contract is subject to particular conditions: yes
Description of particular conditions: As per the standard contract template which will be provided and referred to in the invitation to tender.
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: These will be set out in the PQQ documents that will be issued using our E-Tendering tool IASTA.
III.2.2)Economic and financial ability

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: These will be set out in the PQQ documents that will be issued using our E-Tendering tool IASTA.
III.2.3)Technical capacity

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: These will be set out in the PQQ documents that will be issued using our E-Tendering tool IASTA.
III.2.4)Information about reserved contracts
III.3)Conditions specific to services contracts
III.3.1)Information about a particular profession
III.3.2)Staff responsible for the execution of the service

Legal persons should indicate the names and professional qualifications of the staff responsible for the execution of the service: yes

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Negotiated
IV.2)Award criteria
IV.2.1)Award criteria

The most economically advantageous tender in terms of the criteria stated in the specifications or in the invitation to tender or to negotiate
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction

An electronic auction will be used: no
IV.3)Administrative information
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting entity:
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

no
IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents

Payable documents: no
IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

15.3.2014
IV.3.5)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up
IV.3.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.3.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.2)Information about European Union funds

The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for appeal
VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures
VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals

Precise information on deadline(s) for lodging appeals: The Utility will incorporate a standstill period at the point information on the award of the contract is communicated to tenderers. That notification will provide full information on the award decision. The standstill period, which will be for a minimum period of 10 calendar days, provides time for unsuccessful tenderers to challenge the award decision before a contract is entered into. The Utilities Regulations 2006 (SI 2006/6) provide for aggrieved parties who have been harmed or are at risk of harm by a breach of the Regulations to take action in the High Court (England, Wales and Northern Ireland).
VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:28.2.2014