Third Sector Infrastructure Development and Support Service
Trafford Council is seeking to commission infrastructure development and support for the Third Sector in Trafford to support the Council, and Trafford Partnership, to achieve their vision of a thriving Third Sector, which we believe is vital to our future ability to service communities well, and design the Third Sector into the ‘Life of Trafford’.
UK-Trafford Park: health and social work services
Section I: Contracting authority
Strategic Procurement, Quay West, 7th floor, Trafford Wharf Road
Contact point(s): Miss Heather Stanton
For the attention of: Miss Heather Stanton
M17 1HH Trafford Park
Telephone: +44 1619121287
General address of the contracting authority: www.the-chest.org.uk
Address of the buyer profile: www.the-chest.org.uk
Section II: Object of the contract
Service category No 25: Health and social services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Borough of Trafford.
NUTS code UKD
We want to enable voluntary, community and faith organisations to play a key role in the Borough’s future as an independent and innovative force, delivering commissioned and non-commissioned services and identifying original solutions to the design of future services. Effective and efficient infrastructure development and support will enable this.
85000000, 85310000, 98200000
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
(a) is bankrupt or is being wound up, where his affairs are being administered by the court, where he has entered into an arrangement with creditors, where he has suspended business activities or is in any analogous situation arising from a similar procedure under national laws and regulations;
(b) is the subject of proceedings for a declaration of bankruptcy, for an order compulsory winding up the administration by the court or of an arrangement with creditors or of any other similar proceedings under national laws and regulations;
(c) has been convicted by a judgment which has the force of res judicata in accordance with the legal provisions of the country of any offence concerning his professional conduct;
(d) has been guilty of grave professional misconduct proven by any means which the contract authorities can demonstrate;
(e) has not fulfilled obligations relating to the payment of social security contributions in accordance with the legal provisions of the country in which he is established or with those of the country of the contracting authority;
(f) has not fulfilled obligations relating to the payment of taxes in accordance with the legal provisions of the country in which he is established or with those of the country of the contracting authority;
(g) is guilty of serious misrepresentation in supplying the information required under this Section or has not supplied such information;
(h) has been the subject of a conviction for participation in a criminal organization, as defined in Article 2(1) of Council Joint Action 98/733/JHA;
(i) has been the subject of a conviction for corruption, as defined in Article 3 of the Council Act of 26.5.1972 and Article 3(1) of Council Joint Action 98/742/JHA3 respectively;
(j)has been the subject of a conviction for fraud within the meaning of Article 1 of the Convention relating to the protection of the financial interests of the European Communities;
(k) has been the subject of a conviction for money laundering, as defined in Article 1 of Council Directive 91/308/EEC of 10.6.1991 on prevention of the use of the financial system for the purpose of money laundering.
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
Contract duration is for 3 years dependant on funding and performance. Estimated annual value is £160K. Expected start date is 8.10.2012. Organisations are required to register with the Chest at www.the-chest.org.uk where they are required to download the tender documents. Tenders must then be uploaded back onto the chest website by 16:00hrs on the 6.9.2012.
This tender is a Part B service advertised via OJEU to ensure the opportunity is widely publicised but it is not bound by the OJEU procurement regulations.
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:6.8.2012