Supply of TB Testing Kits

Supply of TB Testing Kits

The Health Protection Agency will be looking to award a contract for TB testing kits, associated reagents and equipment.

UK-London: Diagnostic kits

2013/S 030-046870

Prior information notice

Supplies

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

Health Protection Agency
61 Colindale Avenue
For the attention of: James Gatawa
NW9 5EQ London
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 2083276683
E-mail: james.gatawa@hpa.org.uk

Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)

I.2)Type of the contracting authority

Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local sub-divisions
I.3)Main activity

General public services
Health
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities

The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: yes

Section II.B: Object of the contract (Supplies or services)

II.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:

TB Testing
II.2)Type of contract and place of delivery or of performance

Supplies
HPA National Mycobacterium Reference Laboratory
Clinical TB and HIV Group
Centre for Infectious Disease (CID)
Abernethy Building
2 Newark Street
Whitechapel
London
E1 2AT
NUTS code UKI12

II.3)Information on framework agreement
II.4)Short description of nature and quantity or value of supplies or services:

The Health Protection Agency will be looking to award a contract for TB testing kits, associated reagents and equipment. Prospective suppliers should email: jamest.gatawa@hpa.org.uk to register an interest to receive the tender details when they are ready. Please note that the tenders will be conducted via the agency’s e-tendering system. Suppliers are encouraged to register on this if they have not already done so at: www.hpa.bravosolution.co.uk
Estimated cost excluding VAT:
Range: between 600 and 1 000 GBP
II.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

33141625, 33694000, 33124110

II.6)Scheduled date for start of award procedures
II.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
II.8)Additional information:

The Contracting Authority intends to use an eTendering system in this procurement exercise and reserves the right to use a reverse auction.

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Information about reserved contracts

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about European Union funds

The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
VI.2)Additional information:

The Contracting Authority intends to use an eTendering system in this procurement exercise and reserves the right to use a reverse auction.
VI.3)Information on general regulatory framework
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice:

8.2.2013