Tender for Carers Support Service – Aberdeen

Tender for Carers Support Service – Aberdeen

The Aberdeenshire Health and Social Care Partnership and Education and Children Services require to carry out a tender to continue to support adult and young carers.

United Kingdom-Aberdeen: Social work and related services

2019/S 235-576992

Social and other specific services – public contracts

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

Official name: Aberdeenshire Council
Postal address: Woodhill House, Westburn Road
Town: Aberdeen
NUTS code: UKM50
Postal code: AB16 5GB
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Natalija Clark
E-mail: nclark@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Telephone: +44 1467530600
I.2)Information about joint procurement

I.3)Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://www.publictendersscotland.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: https://www.publictendersscotland.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/esop/pts-host/public/pts/web/login.html

I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Regional or local authority

I.5)Main activity

Other activity: Social Care Support Service

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

Carers Support Service (Young and Adult)

II.1.2)Main CPV code

85300000

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

The Aberdeenshire Health and Social Care Partnership and Education and Children Services require to carry out a tender to continue to support adult and young carers. The requirement is for the provision of support services that will encompass relevant legislative provisions under the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016 and deliver on the best value commitment.

The purpose of the service is to increase the accessibility, availability and variety of supports available to all carers in Aberdeenshire.

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 2 365 648.00 GBP

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

85300000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKM50
Main site or place of performance:

Aberdeenshire.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The Aberdeenshire Health and Social Care Partnership and Education and Children Services require to carry out a tender to continue to support adult and young carers. The requirement is for the provision of support services that will encompass relevant legislative provisions under the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016 and deliver on the best value commitment.

The purpose of the service is to increase the accessibility, availability and variety of supports available to all carers in Aberdeenshire.

II.2.6)Estimated value
II.2.7)Duration of the contract or the framework agreement

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

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation

III.1.4)Objective rules and criteria for participation

List and brief description of rules and criteria:

Bidders are required to provide examples that demonstrate that they have the relevant experience to deliver the service as described. A minimum of 2 examples are required.

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)Description

IV.1.1)Form of procedure

Open procedure
IV.1.3)Information about framework agreement
IV.1.10)Identification of the national rules applicable to the procedure:
IV.1.11)Main features of the award procedure:
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure

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

Date: 20/01/2020
Local time: 17:00

IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:

English

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.2)Information about electronic workflows

VI.3)Additional information:

List and brief description of selection criteria:

Financial assessment of bidders

Bidders will be required to state the values for the following ratio(s):

Current ratio (current assets/current liabilities: 1 This indicates the availability of working capital

Quick ratio (available cash/current liabilities: 1 This indicates liquidity level

Gearing (loans x 100/shares and reserves, as %) This indicates extent to which the business is funded by debt

ROCE (Return on Capital Employed) (Profit before interest and tax x 100/capital, expressed as a %) This indicates profitability

Employer liability insurance = 10 000 000 GBP

Public liability insurance = 5 000 000 GBP

The buyer is using PCS-Tender to conduct this ITT exercise. The Project code is 15235. For more information see: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/info/InfoCentre.aspx?ID=2343

(SC Ref:606373)

VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

Official name: Aberdeen City Council
Postal address: Woodhill House, Westburn Road
Town: Aberdeen
Postal code: AB16 5GB
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: nclark@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Telephone: +44 1467530600Internet address: http://www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.3)Review procedure
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

03/12/2019