Parent Partnership Service Lincolnshire

Parent Partnership Service Lincolnshire

To arrange for the parent of any child in North East Lincolnshire with special education needs to be provided with advice and information relating to those needs, a provider is being sought to provide services to meet this requirement.

United Kingdom-Grimsby: Special education services

2014/S 023-036282

Contract notice

Services

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

North East Lincolnshire Borough Council
Municipal Offices, Town Hall Square
Contact point(s): www.yortender.co.uk
DN31 1HU Grimsby
UNITED KINGDOM
E-mail: commissioninganddelivery@nelincs.gov.uk

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority: www.nelincs.gov.uk

Address of the buyer profile: http://www.nelincs.gov.uk/business/tenders-and-contracts

Electronic access to information: http://www.yortender.co.uk/

Electronic submission of tenders and requests to participate: http://www.yortender.co.uk/

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

Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and 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)Type of the contracting authority

Regional or local authority
I.3)Main activity

General public services
Public order and safety
Environment
Economic and financial affairs
Health
Housing and community amenities
Social protection
Recreation, culture and religion
Education
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities

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

Section II: Object of the contract

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

Provision of Parent Partnership Service.
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance

Services
Service category No 24: Education and vocational education services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: North East Lincolnshire.
NUTS code UKE13

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)

North East Lincolnshire Council has a statutory obligation under the Special Education and Disability Act (2001) and Sections 332A and 332B of the Education Act (1996) to arrange for the parent of any child in North East Lincolnshire with special education needs to be provided with advice and information relating to those needs, a provider is being sought to provide services to meet this requirement.
II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

80340000, 98110000, 98113000, 85322000, 79112100

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

The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): no
II.1.8)Lots

This contract is divided into lots: no
II.1.9)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no
II.2)Quantity or scope of the contract
II.2.1)Total quantity or scope:

This will be a contract of 3 years duration with a potential 1 year extension (potential 4 years in total).
Estimated value excluding VAT: 78 700 EUR
II.2.2)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.3)Information about renewals

This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Number of possible renewals: Range: between 1 and 10
In the case of renewable supplies or service contracts, estimated timeframe for subsequent contracts:
in months: 36 (from the award of the contract)
II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion

Duration in months: 36 (from the award of the contract)

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Deposits and guarantees required:

As defined in the Tender Documentation.
III.1.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:

As defined in the Tender Documentation.
III.1.3)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:

Joint and several liabilities as defined in the Tender Documentation.
III.1.4)Other particular conditions

The performance of the contract is subject to particular conditions: yes
Description of particular conditions: As defined in the Tender Documentation.
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: In accordance with articles 48 to 50 of Directive 2004/18/EC and regulation 25 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2006 and as set out in the tender documentation.
III.2.2)Economic and financial ability

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: In accordance with articles 48 to 50 of Directive 2004/18/EC and regulation 25 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2006 and as set out in the tender documentation.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required: In accordance with articles 48 to 50 of Directive 2004/18/EC and regulation 25 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2006 and as set out in the tender documentation.
III.2.3)Technical capacity

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met:
In accordance with articles 48 to 50 of Directive 2004/18/EC and regulation 25 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2006 and as set out in the tender documentation.
III.2.4)Information about reserved contracts
III.3)Conditions specific to services contracts
III.3.1)Information about a particular profession

Execution of the service is reserved to a particular profession: no
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: no

Section IV: Procedure

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

Open
IV.1.2)Limitations on the number of operators who will be invited to tender or to participate
IV.1.3)Reduction of the number of operators during the negotiation or dialogue
IV.2)Award criteria
IV.2.1)Award criteria

The most economically advantageous tender in terms of the criteria stated below

1. Cost. Weighting 600

2. Skills and knowledge. Weighting 375

3. Partnership working. Weighting 250

4. Service management. Weighting 250

5. Service promotion. Weighting 125

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 authority:

NELC- YORE-9E2G7C
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

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

Time limit for receipt of requests for documents or for accessing documents: 11.3.2014 – 13:00
Payable documents: no
IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

11.3.2014 – 13:00
IV.3.5)Date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
IV.3.6)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up

English.
IV.3.7)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender

in days: 122 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)
IV.3.8)Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 11.3.2014
Place:

Municipal Offices Grimsby.

Persons authorised to be present at the opening of tenders: no

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: yes
Estimated timing for further notices to be published: 30 months.
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

The value shown in section II2.1 is an annual maximum value.
All requests for information and submission of tenders must be undertaken via our e-tendering portal YORtender. The email provider under Section I.1 is provided for European Commission use only.
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: In accordance with regulation 47 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2006 the Council will incorporate a minimum 10 calendar day standstill period starting from the day following the date of the award decision notification is dispatched to bidders. This period allows unsuccessful bidders to invoke the remedies within the Public Contract Regulations before the contract is entered into. Applicants have until midnight on the 10th day of the standstill period to do this.
VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:30.1.2014