Requirement for Scrivener Notary Services

Requirement for Scrivener Notary Services

Notary services are required for various documents, including estate related documents such as lease agreements. Precise volumes of work cannot be predicted or guaranteed. •Provide general legal advice, legal opinions and guidance relating to the grant of power of attorney and delegated authority.

Reference number: 03713

Deadline date:25/11/2013

This deadline is for… Return of PQQ and supporting documents

Contract value:£90,000 – £100,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: London Our Offices are based in London but notary services shall be carried out in our Posts worldwide

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: Foreign and Commonwealth Office

 

Description of the contract

Scrivener Notary Services (“Notary Services”) are required by the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, other Government Departments and other organisations such as the British Council. Notary services are required for various documents, including estate related documents such as lease agreements. Precise volumes of work cannot be predicted or guaranteed. •Provide general legal advice, legal opinions and guidance relating to the grant of power of attorney and delegated authority. •Draft appropriate supporting documentation for the acquisition, management and disposal of property and property interests in relation to the grant of delegated authority. •Miscellaneous advice on UK, international and overseas local law pertaining to the operation and implementation of delegated authority and the grant of power of attorney. •Translation (from all languages) of supporting legal documentation. •Knowledge of the legal procedure and mechanism allowing the delegation of authority and from key UK Government bodies eg. Minister of Works, Minister of Public Buildings and Works, Secretary of State for the Environment, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, and their predecessors, and other titles under which HMG holds or manages properties, dependent upon the appropriate local law. •Provide notarial, certification and legalisation services, including attendance at FCO offices in the UK at short notice (24- 48 hours, this being the exception not the norm) and liaising with FCO staff and legal advisors overseas. •Prompt timely turnaround of all legal notarial documentation •Arranging delivery of documents to UK and overseas addresses. •Other ad hoc advice/services where required

 

Classification of the contract

70000000 Real estate services

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Lowest price

Estimated length of contract: 12 Months

 

Who to contact

Contact name Katherine Joslin

Organisation name Foreign and Commonwealth Office

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How to apply

Please register your details on E-Bravo to access all our documents and upload them onto system before the deadline date of 25th November 12:00hrs