Optician Services for Royal Navy and Royal Marine Applicants

Optician Services for Royal Navy and Royal Marine Applicants

The Captain of Naval Recruiting (CNR) has a requirement for Opticians to carry out Pre-Entry Eye Sight Examinations on Royal Navy and Royal Marine applicants.

Provision of Pre-Joining Eye Sight Examinations for Royal Navy and Royal Marine Applicants

Reference number: FLEET/00113

Deadline date:14/06/2013

This deadline is for… Expressions of Interest

Contract value:£348,000 – £870,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Portsmouth

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: Ministry of Defence – HQ Fleet

 

Description of the contract

The Captain of Naval Recruiting (CNR) has a requirement for Opticians to carry out Pre-Entry Eye Sight Examinations on Royal Navy and Royal Marine applicants. The prospective supplier must provide all of the necessary equipment and must ensure this is maintained and calibrated in accordance with manufacturer’s instructions, to conduct eye examinations at locations nationwide on their own premises, ideally within a 60 minute journey on public transport from the AFCO. The Contract will be for an initial period of 3 years with a further two 1 year options. Based upon historical information there are an estimated 8,000 tests carried out each year although numbers are expected to fluctuate in accordance with annual recruitment requirements. It is essential that prospective suppliers are GOC and FODO registered. Any prospective supplier wishing to be considered for Invitation to Tender (ITT) should forward an Expression of Interest (EOI) confirming their GOC and FODO registration. Dependent upon the number of Expressions of Interest received The Authority may be required to implement a Pre-Qualification Questionnaire (PQQ) prior to any company being Invited to Tender. PQQ criteria for the ITT selection will be notified to all companies at the time of PQQ issue if required. The Authority may use a Reverse Auction.

 

Documents

Classification of the contract

85160000 Optician services

 

Additional information

Who to contact

Contact name KAYLEIGH BARRIE

Organisation name Ministry of Defence – HQ Fleet

Address Room 303, Building 1/080, Jago Road, HM Naval Base, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO1 3LU

Telephone 02392 726810

Extension number:

Fax 02392 720762

Web address

 

How to apply

Expressions of Interest to be recieved by 14 June 2013.