Tender for the Provision of a Through the Gate Service

Tender for the Provision of a Through the Gate Service

Middlesbrough Council are seeking expressions of interest from suitably experienced Providers who wish to be considered for a contract for the provision of a Through The Gate Service, which will provide housing related support to people who have a history of re-offending, insecure housing, homelessness and wider social exclusion.

Reference number: SS054/2012

Deadline date:19/07/2012

This deadline is for… PQQ Closing Date 19th July 2012 at 12 noon

Contract value:£200,000 – £200,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: North East The Service is being commissioned on behalf of NOMS Public Sector Prisons North East and the Regional Homelessness Group, which comprises of representatives from Durham, Sunderland, Newcastle, North Tyneside, South Tyneside, Gateshead, Northumberland, Mid

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? Yes

Name of the buying organisation: Middlesbrough Borough Council

 

Description of the contract

Middlesbrough Council are seeking expressions of interest from suitably experienced Providers who wish to be considered for a contract for the provision of a Through The Gate Service, which will provide housing related support to people who have a history of re-offending, insecure housing, homelessness and wider social exclusion. The Service is being commissioned on behalf of NOMS Public Sector Prisons North East and the Regional Homelessness Group, which comprises of representatives from Durham, Sunderland, Newcastle, North Tyneside, South Tyneside, Gateshead, Northumberland, Middlesbrough, Stockton, Darlington, Redcar and Cleveland and Hartlepool Local Authorities. The service will operate cross authority, supporting people who are currently in prison and are due for release to the North East Region. The contract will be for a period of 2 years. The contract will be awarded on the basis of price and quality, the Most Economically Advantageous Tender, and it is anticipated that the contract will commence in November 2012. The contract is subject to European Procurement Legislation. The Council will be using a full electronic tendering system and for inclusion on the select tender list suppliers must obtain a pre-qualification questionnaire which will require amongst other things, information about professional and business standing and financial standing. The pre-qualification questionnaire can be obtained from the North East Purchasing Organisation (NEPO) portal via https://www.qtegov.com/procontract/supplier.nsf If you feel that your organisation is a suitably experienced Provider of this type of service the pre-qualification questionnaire must be completed and uploaded via the portal no later than 19th July 2012 at 12 noon. If you have any problem accessing these documents please contact Lesley Williams, telephone 01642 729263 or email lesley_williams@middlesbrough.gov.uk

 

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Classification of the contract

70333000 Housing services

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract: 24 Months

 

Who to contact

Contact name Lesley Williams

Organisation name Middlesbrough Borough Council

Address , Postcode

Telephone 01642 729263

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How to apply

The Council will be using a full electronic tendering system and for inclusion on the select tender list suppliers must obtain a pre-qualification questionnaire which will require amongst other things, information about professional and business standing and financial standing. The pre-qualification questionnaire can be obtained from the North East Purchasing Organisation (NEPO) portal via https://www.qtegov.com/procontract/supplier.nsf If you feel that your organisation is a suitably experienced Provider of this type of service the pre-qualification questionnaire must be completed and uploaded via the portal no later than 19th July 2012 at 12 noon. If you have any problem accessing these documents please contact Lesley Williams, telephone 01642 729263 or email lesley_williams@middlesbrough.gov.uk