Substance Use Disorder Tender London

Substance Use Disorder Tender London

To procure services for the identification, treatment and recovery of people with substance use disorders.

United Kingdom-London: Health and social work services

2019/S 148-364536

Contract notice


Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

London Borough of Wandsworth
Town Hall, Wandsworth High Street
SW18 2PU
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 2088917580
NUTS code: UKI34

Internet address(es):Main address:

I.1)Name and addresses

London Borough of Richmond upon Thames
Civic Centre, 44 York Street
United Kingdom
Contact person: Taiwo Adelano
NUTS code: UKI75

Internet address(es):Main address:

I.2)Information about joint procurement

The contract involves joint procurement


The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at:
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via:
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address

I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Regional or local authority

I.5)Main activity

General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement


Services for People who have Substance Use Disorder

Reference number: CPT:2250

II.1.2)Main CPV code


II.1.3)Type of contract


II.1.4)Short description:

The London boroughs of Richmond upon Thames and Wandsworth Borough Council wish to procure services for the identification, treatment and recovery of people with substance use disorders, defined as the use of drugs (licit and illicit, prescribed and over the counter) and alcohol which may become problematic.

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 48 340 942.00 GBP

II.1.6)Information about lots

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

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKI34
Main site or place of performance:


II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The London Borough of Richmond upon Thames and Wandsworth Borough Council are seeking to engage a provider to deliver services for people who have substance use disorder across both boroughs. The contract will be for a period of four (4) years with the option for period/s of extension of an aggregate up to six (6) years at the absolute discretion of the authorities. The scope of provision with the service includes:

— structured and unstructured treatment options across primary and specialised care settings,

— targeted outreach and satellite provision in areas of high need,

— the development of an online offer, including advice, information and support services,

— training around substance misuse issues for partner agencies and stakeholders,

— the development throughout the service of an ”every door is the right door” approach with key partners,

— specialist services including abstinent and non-abstinent day programmes and securing access to inpatient detoxification.

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

Start: 01/04/2020
End: 31/03/2024
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

A bidders day will be held at Wandsworth Town Hall, The Town Hall Extension from 14.00 — 15.30 in Conference Room 3a on 8.8.2019. If you are interested in attending, please send a message via the message centre on the Delta eSourcing Portal, no later than Wednesday 7 August at 12.00 to reserve a space and confirm attendence.

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.1.1)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: no
IV.2)Administrative information

IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure

Notice number in the OJ S: 2019/S 028-062359

IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

Date: 02/09/2019
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:


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

Duration in months: 6 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)

IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 02/09/2019
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:

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. The contracting authorities consider 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.

For more information about this opportunity, please visit the Delta eSourcing portal at:

To respond to this opportunity, please click here:

GO Reference: GO-2019731-PRO-15181982

VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

High Court, Royal Courts of Justice
The Strand
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20794760000
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures

VI.4.3)Review procedure

Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

Applicants who are unsuccessful shall be informed by the relevant authority as soon as possible after the decision has been made as to the reasons why the Applicant was unsuccessful. If an appeal regarding the award of the contract has not been successfully resolved, the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 (SI 2015 No 102) provide for aggrieved parties who have been harmed or at at risk of harm by breach of the rules to take legal action. Any such action must be brought within the applicable limitation period. Where a contract has not been entered into, the Court may order the setting aside of the award decision or order the Authorities to amend any document and may award damages.

If the contract has been entered into the Court may, depending on the circumstances, award damages, make a declaration of ineffectiveness, order the relevant Authority to pay a fine, and/or order that the duration of the contract be shortened. The purpose of the standstill period referred to above is to allow the parties to apply to the Courts to set aside the award decision before the contract is entered into.

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

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: