Research Contract – Building Standards System

Research Contract – Building Standards System

The objective of the research is to investigate the impacts on local authorities of the introduction of the new building standards system in 2005 under the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 and the introduction of the new verification performance framework in 2012.

The impact on Local Authorities Verification Role

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1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


The Scottish Ministers acting through the Scottish Government

Directorate for Local Government and Communities, Building Standards, Denholm House, Almondvale Business Park,

Livingston

EH54 6GA

UK

Colette Templeton

+44 1506600437

Colette.templeton@scotland.gsi.gov.uk
http://www.scotland.gov.uk

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained


The Scottish Ministers acting through the Scottish Government

Directorate for Local Government and Communities, Building Standards, Denholm House, Almondvale Business Park,

Livingston

EH54 6GA

UK

Sarah Waugh

+44 1506600419

Buildingstandards@scotland.gsi.gov.uk
http://www.scotland.gov.uk

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:


The Scottish Ministers acting through the Scottish Government

Directorate for Local Government and Communities, Building Standards, Denholm House, Almondvale Business Park,

Livingston

EH54 6GA

UK

Sarah Waugh

+44 1506600419

Sarah.waugh@scotland.gsi.gov.uk
http://www.scotland.gov.uk

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

The impact on Local Authorities Verification Role

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

The objective of the research is to investigate the impacts on local authorities of the introduction of the new building standards system in 2005 under the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 and the introduction of the new verification performance framework in 2012.

This is a fixed fee contract of £15,000.

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2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

159999 other Consultancy

100 All Scotland
120 Highlands and Islands
130 Aberdeen & North-East
140 Tayside, Central & Fife
150 Glasgow & Strathclyde
160 Edinburgh & Lothians
170 Scotland South
180 Outside Scotland

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Single stage – Any candidate may submit a tender.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

2013/03

4.3

Time Limits

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation

b) Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
03-10-2013  Time  10:00

c) Estimated award date 14-10-2013

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

EN

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

If you would like to receive a copy of the tender documents please contact Sarah Waugh at buildingstandards@scotland.gsi.gov.uk

(SC Ref:277023)

5.2

Additional Documentation

5.3

Publication date of this notice

04-09-2013

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