SAP Enterprise Application Support Services
The provision of support for SAP Enterprise Application Software (inclusive of customer specific customisations) to Wiltshire Council.
United Kingdom-Trowbridge: Software package and information systems
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)
Corporate Procurement Unit, Wiltshire Council, County Hall, Bythesea Road
For the attention of: Ms Siham Tahari
BA14 8JN Trowbridge
Telephone: +44 1225718498
General address of the contracting authority: www.supplyingthesouthwest.org.uk
Address of the buyer profile: www.supplyingthesouthwest.org.uk
I.2)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object of the contract
II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
NUTS code UKK
II.1.5)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)
II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.1)Deposits and guarantees required:
III.2.1)Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
(a) is bankrupt or is being wound up, where his affairs are being administered by the court, where he has entered into an arrangement with creditors, where he has suspended business activities or is in any analogous situation arising from a similar procedure under national laws and regulations;
(b) is the subject of proceedings for a declaration of bankruptcy, for an order compulsory winding up the administration by the court or of an arrangement with creditors or of any other similar proceedings under national laws and regulations;
(c) has been convicted by a judgment which has the force of res judicata in accordance with the legal provisions of the country of any offence concerning his professional conduct;
(d) has been guilty of grave professional misconduct proven by any means which the contract authorities can demonstrate;
(e) has not fulfilled obligations relating to the payment of social security contributions in accordance with the legal provisions of the country in which he is established or with those of the country of the contracting authority;
(f) has not fulfilled obligations relating to the payment of taxes in accordance with the legal provisions of the country in which he is established or with those of the country of the contracting authority;
(g) is guilty of serious misrepresentation in supplying the information required under this Section or has not supplied such information;
(h) has been the subject of a conviction for participation in a criminal organization, as defined in Article 2(1) of Council Joint Action 98/733/JHA;
(i) has been the subject of a conviction for corruption, as defined in Article 3 of the Council Act of 26 May 1972 and Article 3(1) of Council Joint Action 98/742/JHA3 respectively;
(j ) has been the subject of a conviction for fraud within the meaning of Article 1 of the Convention relating to the protection of the financial interests of the European Communities;
(k) has been the subject of a conviction for money laundering, as defined in Article 1 of Council Directive 91/308/EEC of 10 June 1991 on prevention of the use of the financial system for the purpose of money laundering.
Organisations wishing to participate must express interest (see below) and submit a completed Pre-Qualification Questionnaire using the Supplying the South West eSourcing portal that can be accessed at www.supplyingthesouthwest.org.uk Responses must be received by the deadline in IV.3.4 Instructions to Express Interest: 1. Go to the Supplying the Southwest portal: www.supplyingthesouthwest.org.uk 2. Click Opportunities on the left hand side. 3. Click the register Free link which is in the top right corner. 4. Complete registration. 5. You will receive an email with your unique details. 6. Login to the portal with the unique username and password. 7. The first time you log on you will be required to change your password. 8. Search and view opportunity. 9. Click Register Interest (only when you express an interest will the PQQ become available). 10. To view the contract again Click My Opportunity. 11. Click the Stage dropdown and select contract. 12. Click on Contract. 13. Click arrow. 14. Click on the Contract. 15. Click on the PQQ tab. 16. Click on the Folder icon to view the PQQ. 17. Note the deadline for completion. 18. Respond to the PQQ and submit your response when happy. For assistance with registration or access please contact our Helpdesk: By Tel: +44 1392384659 8:30 – 16:30 hrs. By Fax: +44 1392384636.
III.2.2)Economic and financial ability
(b) the presentation of balance-sheets or extracts from the balance-sheets, where publication of the balance-sheet is required under the law of the country in which the economic operator is established;
(c) a statement of the undertaking’s overall turnover and, where appropriate, of turnover in the area covered by the contract for a maximum of the last three financial years available, depending on the date on which the undertaking was set up or the economic operator started trading, as far as the information of these turnovers is available.
Contained within the Pre-Qualification Questionnaire.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required: Contained within the Pre-Qualification Questionnaire.
(a) a list of the works carried out over the past 5 years, accompanied by certificates of satisfactory execution for the most important works. These certificates shall indicate the value, date and site of the works and shall specify whether they were carried out according to the rules of the trade and properly completed. Where appropriate, the competent authority shall submit these certificates to the contracting authority direct;
(b) a list of the principal deliveries effected or the main services provided in the past 3 years, with the sums, dates and recipients, whether public or private, involved. Evidence of delivery and services provided shall be given: — where the recipient was a contracting authority, in the form of certificates issues or countersigned by the competent authority, — where the recipient was a private purchaser, by the purchaser’s certification or, failing this, simply by a declaration by the economic operator;
(c) an indication of the technicians or technical bodies involved, whether or not belonging directly to the economic operator’s undertaking, especially those responsible for quality control and, in the case of public works contracts, those upon whom the contractor can call in order to carry out the work;
(d) a description of the technical facilities and measures used by the supplier or service provider for ensuring quality and the undertaking’s study and research facilities;
(e) where the products or services to be supplied are complex or, exceptionally, are required for a special purpose, a check carried out by the contracting authorities or on their behalf by a competent official body of the country in which the supplier or service provider is established, subject to that body’s agreement, on the production capabilities of the supplier or the technical capacity of the service provider and, if necessary, on the means of study and research which are available to it and the quality control measures it will operate;
(f) the educational and professional qualifications of the service provider or contractor and/or those of the undertaking’s managerial staff and, in particular, those of the person or persons responsible for providing the services or managing the work;
(g) for public works contracts and public services contracts, and only in appropriate cases, and indication of the environmental management measures that the economic operator will be able to apply when performing the contract;
(h) a statement of the average annual manpower of the service provider or contractor and the number of managerial staff for the last three years;
(i) a statement of the tools, plant or technical equipment available to the service provider or contractor for carrying out the contracts;
(j) an indication of the proportion of the contract which the services provider intends possibly to subcontract;
(k) with regard to the products to be supplied: (i) samples, descriptions and/or photographs, the authenticity of which must be certified if the contracting authority so request; (ii) certificates drawn up by official quality control institutes or agencies of recognized competence attesting the conformity of products clearly identified by references to specifications or standards.
Contained within the Pre-Qualification Questionnaire.
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.2)Limitations on the number of operators who will be invited to tender or to participate
Objective criteria for choosing the limited number of candidates: Objective criteria are as stated in the Pre-Qualification Questionnaire.
IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.3.6)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: