Tender for Financial Advisory Services

Tender for Financial Advisory Services

Provision of Financial Advisory Services to support the delivery of the DPC project through to financial close out.

United Kingdom-Treharris: Financial consultancy services

2020/S 245-609132

Contract notice – utilities

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/25/EU

Section I: Contracting entity

I.1)Name and addresses

Official name: Dwr Cymru Cyfyngedig
Postal address: Pentwyn Road, Nelson
Town: Treharris
NUTS code: UKL WALES
Postal code: CF46 6LY
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: Nicola.Strong@dwrcymru.com
Telephone: +44 1443452300
Internet address(es):
Main address: www.dwrcymru.com

I.3)Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://dwrcymru-welshwater.bravosolution.co.uk
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: https://dwrcymru-welshwater.bravosolution.co.uk
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address

I.6)Main activity

Water

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

Financial Advisory Services — Cwm Taf Water Supply Strategy

 

Reference number: DCWW1247

II.1.2)Main CPV code

66171000 Financial consultancy services

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

 

The Cwm Taf Water Supply Strategy will be delivered using the Direct Procurement for Customers (DPC) model by Ofwat.

DCC wishes to appoint an organisation to provide Financial Advisory Services to support the delivery of the DPC project through to financial close out.

 

II.1.5)Estimated total value

II.1.6)Information about lots

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

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKL WALES

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

 

Provision of Financial Advisory Services to support the delivery of the DPC project through to financial close out, including:

Stage 3 – Outline Business Case (OBC);

Stage 4 – The procurement phase;

Stage 5 – Final business case, contract award and financial close.

 

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

Duration in months: 36
This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited

Envisaged number of candidates: 3

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: yes
Description of options:

The contract awarded will be for an initial 3-year period with an option to extend for a further 1 year at the sole discretion of DCC. This means a possible total duration of 4 years if all options are taken.

 

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.1.2)Economic and financial standing

Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents

III.1.3)Technical and professional ability

Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Negotiated procedure with prior call for competition
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system

IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes
IV.2)Administrative information

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

Date: 11/01/2021
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:

English

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: no

VI.2)Information about electronic workflows

Electronic ordering will be used
Electronic invoicing will be accepted
Electronic payment will be used
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

Official name: High Court of England and Wales
Town: City of Westminster
Country: United Kingdom

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

11/12/2020