Perception Research Contract – Northumberland

Perception Research Contract – Northumberland

The Trust needs to procure a supplier to carry out research; on our behalf and for those organisations we manage services for, including regular perception research.

United Kingdom-Morpeth: Research and development services and related consultancy services

2020/S 128-314896

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

Official name: Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Postal address: County Hall
Town: Morpeth
NUTS code: UKC2 Northumberland and Tyne and Wear
Postal code: NE61 2EF
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Mrs Catherine Lawson
E-mail: catherine.lawson@northumberland.gov.uk
Telephone: +44 1670622351
Internet address(es):Main address: https://www.northumbria.nhs.uk

Address of the buyer profile: https://www.northumbria.nhs.uk

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://procontract.due-north.com/
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: https://procontract.due-north.com/

I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Body governed by public law

I.5)Main activity

Health

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

Contract for the Provision of Perception Research

Reference number: DN484929

II.1.2)Main CPV code

73000000 Research and development services and related consultancy services

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

The Trust needs to procure a supplier to carry out research; on our behalf and for those organisations we manage services for, including regular perception research.

Further details of the contracting authority’s requirements under the contract and other relevant information are detailed in the Specification at Schedule 2.

II.1.5)Estimated total value

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKC2 Northumberland and Tyne and Wear

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The main objective of the contract for the provision of perception research will be to gather perceptions of the Trust, its services and reputation. Split down further, the research will aim to gather insight for each audience.

We also require build and ongoing management of a bespoke Northumbria branded online community platform for non-face to face engagement with the public.

There will also be the requirement for additional time limited ad-hoc research projects e.g. when developing new services or building new facilities.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.6)Estimated value

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 42
This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

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.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
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)Type of procedure

Open procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.4)Information about reduction of the number of solutions or tenders during negotiation or dialogue
IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction

IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes
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

Date: 03/08/2020
Local time: 12:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates

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

English
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender

IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 03/08/2020
Local time: 12:05

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

Official name: Procurement Shared Service
Postal address: County Hall
Town: Morpeth
Postal code: NE61 2EF
Country: United Kingdom

VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures

Official name: Procurement Shared Service
Postal address: County Hall
Town: Morpeth
Postal code: NE61 2 EF
Country: United Kingdom
VI.4.3)Review procedure

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

Official name: Procurement Shared Service
Postal address: County Hall
Town: Morpeth
Postal code: NE61 2EF
Country: United Kingdom

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

02/07/2020