Provision of Legal Services

Wolverhampton and Birmingham: Provision of Legal Services

Bromford Housing Group Limited and Midland Heart Limited (the ‘Partners’) are jointly seeking to establish a framework agreement for the provision of legal services. Reference number:

Deadline date: 23/03/2012

This deadline is for… Deadline for Expression of Interest

Contract value: £10,000,000 – £20,000,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: United KingdomUNITED KINGDOM,

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Name of the buying organisation: Bromford Housing Assoc Ltd & Midland Heart Ltd


Description of the contract

Bromford Housing Group Limited and Midland Heart Limited (the ‘Partners’) are jointly seeking to establish a framework agreement for the provision of legal services. The Partners are looking for experienced and qualified legal service providers who can undertake and deliver high quality legal services. The Partners intend to establish a framework agreement for a legal panel to cover the Lot requirements detailed below. LOT 1 Governance, corporate, regulatory and statutory. LOT 2 Treasury and Finance LOT 3 Securitisation LOT 4 Homelessness, Housing Management, Home Ownership, Asset Management LOT 5 Property, Development, Construction LOT 6 Mutuals LOT 7 Employment, TUPE and Pensions LOT 8 Contracts, commercial, procurement, health & safety Suppliers can bid for one or more lots.




Classification of the contract

79000000 Business services: law, marketing, consulting, recruitment, printing and security

79140000 Legal advisory and information services

79130000 Legal documentation and certification services

79110000 Legal advisory and representation services


Additional information

Contract type: Services – 11

Is it a framework agreement? Yes

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract: 01/07/2012 – 30/06/2016


Who to contact

Contact name Procurement Team

Address C/O 1 Exchange Court, Brabourne Avenue, Wolverhampton Business Park, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV10 6AU

Telephone 01217464290

Extension number:



Web address


How to apply

The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs).However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement,and the contract will be awarded on the basis of the most economically advantageous tender. The documents for this opportunity are available on You must register on this site to respond, if you are already registered you will not need to register again, simply use your existing username and password. Please note there is a password reminder link on the homepage. Suppliers must log in, go to your Response Manager and add the following Access Code: 36NYB6X447 . Please ensure you follow any instruction provided to you here. The deadline for submitting your response(s) is Friday 23 March 2012 by 12:00 Hours. Please ensure that you allow yourself plenty of time when responding to this invitation prior to the closing date and time, especially if you have been asked to upload documents. If you experience any technical difficulties please contact the Delta eSourcing Helpdesk on call 0845 270 7050 or email Suppliers can bid for one or more lots. TO NOTE: suppliers interested in tendering for this opportunity will first have to complete the Pre Qualification Questionnaire (PQQ) stage. Suppliers that are successful at the PQQ stage will then be invited to participate in the tender. . PROCUREMENT TIMETABLE 6 March 2012 – Advertising of tender and PQQ made available to potential Applicants via the Delta-ets website On or before 12:00 Hours on Friday 23 March 2012 – Deadline for submission of completed PQQs Thursday 5 April 2012 – Evaluation of PQQs completed, results communicated and Invitation to Tender sent to selected Applicants Friday 27 April 2012 – Closing date for receipt of Tender 21 May to 16 June 2012 – Presentations/Interviews By 30 June 2012 – Contract Award Response Address: To the website accessed pursuant to the instructions set out at Item 12 Bromford Housing Group Limited and Midland Heart Limited