Support Services Dudley 2017
The Provision of a Non-statutory Specialist Support Service for People with Support Needs due to Mental Impairment or Illness.
United Kingdom-Dudley: Welfare services not delivered through residential institutions
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Council House, Priory Road
Contact person: Procurement Services
Telephone: +44 1384814862
Fax: +44 1384814831
NUTS code: UKG34
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
DUD — The Provision of a Non-statutory Specialist Support Service for People with Support Needs due to Mental Impairment or Illness — 2017.
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council is seeking a contractor or a partnership of contractors to deliver an integrated support service, dependent on the quality of bids received.
The service will be primarily for people with support needs that arise from or are related to mental impairment or illness (this may include mental health, learning disability, learning difficulty or autism) and which are considered beneath the national eligibility criteria as set out in the Care Act 2014, whose independence is threatened due to a crisis situation, posing a heightened risk of homelessness, hospitalisation and becoming eligible for statutory care. This would also include step-down from hospital, community mental health teams and statutory social care.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council is seeking a contractor or a partnership of contractors to deliver an integrated support service.
The service will be primarily for people with support needs that arise from or are related to mental impairment or illness and which are considered beneath eligibility criteria as set out in the Care Act 2014, whose independence is threatened due to a crisis situation, posing a heightened risk of homelessness, hospitalisation and becoming eligible for statutory care. This would also include step-down from hospital, community mental health teams and statutory social care.
The service specification is not intended to be prescriptive in the type and function of support. The contents of this tender lay out the minimum quality requirements and guidance as to proposed support methods.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
The extension for a further 2 years is subject to satisfactory price and performance.
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
The successful Contractor(s) are required to take account of sustainable development e.g. environmental, social and economic impacts of service delivery and to actively participate in the protection of the environment. Accordingly contract performance and conditions may relate in particular to social and environmental considerations.
Please note that estimated figures provided in this notice are based on potential budget allocation and cannot be guaranteed under this contract.
This exercise is being conducted in electronic format (e-tender). If you wish to take part please register with Dudley MBC e-tendering website www.blackcountrybusiness.co.uk and use the Register / Sign In button which is located on the left hand side of the page and complete the registration forms.
Following registration, an e-mail will be sent to you advising of your user ID along with a reminder of your e-mail address and password.
Details of the project are located under the All Opportunities link which is also where you can express an interest and receive the documentation. Once you have done this you must log back into the website using the details provided following registration and locate the contract document under Tenders; My Tenders on the menu.
The Tender should be received no later than 14.2.2017 at (noon) 12:00 hours and will be available for download until 23:59 hours on 13.2.2017. URL: www.blackcountrybusiness.co.uk
To access documents bidders are required to register with the website. This may be done in two ways; 1) use the Register/Sign In button located on the Home screen or 2) find the project under the All Opportunities link and use the Express Interest button. Companies who have previously registered with the website will be invited to input their login detail.
Once an expression of interest has been accepted by the system, Users MUST log back into the system to access documents. Now they will appear under the My Tenders tab. Further assistance with the system may be obtained by contacting the System Administrator on 01384 814862 firstname.lastname@example.org. Guidance documents are also published under the Help screen which can be found on the home screen at www.blackcountrybusiness.co.uk
The Council expressly reserves the right;
i) not to award any contract as a result of the procurement process commenced by publication of this notice;
ii) to make whatever changes it sees fit to the content and structure of the tendering competition;
iii) to award contract(s) in respect of any part(s) of the requirement covered by this notice and
iv) to award contract(s) in stages and in no circumstances will the Council be liable for any costs incurred by candidates.
The Council House, Priory Road
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: