Underwater Search Contract – Pre-Market Engagement

Underwater Search Contract – Pre-Market Engagement

The Police Service of Northern Ireland are currently preparing to initiate a procurement process to establish a contract with a supplier to provide underwater search capability.

United Kingdom-Belfast: Diving services

2020/S 131-322262

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

Official name: Police Service of Northern Ireland
Postal address: C/O 303 Airport Road West
Town: Belfast
NUTS code: UK UNITED KINGDOM
Postal code: BT3 9ED
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: justice.cpd@finance-ni.gov.uk
Internet address(es):Main address: https://etendersni.gov.uk/epps

Address of the buyer profile: https://etendersni.gov.uk/epps

I.2)Information about joint procurement

I.3)Communication

Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address

I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Body governed by public law

I.5)Main activity

Public order and safety

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

PSNI Underwater Search Contract *Pre-Market Engagement

Reference number: ID 2935382

II.1.2)Main CPV code

98363000 Diving services

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

The PSNI are currently preparing to initiate a procurement process to establish a contract with a supplier to provide underwater search capability.

The potential scale and scope of this service is such that if offers a significant opportunity to bidders.

Prior to initiating the procurement the PSNI wishes to establish the level of market interest in participating in the procurement process.

II.1.5)Estimated total value

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)

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKN NORTHERN IRELAND

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The PSNI are currently preparing to initiate a procurement process to establish a contract with a supplier to provide underwater search capability. The potential scale and scope of this service is such that if offers a significant opportunity to bidders. Prior to initiating the procurement the PSNI wishes to establish the level of market interest in participating in the procurement process.

II.2.14)Additional information

II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:

07/09/2020

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description

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

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

Interested parties are requested to complete a questionnaire via etendersNI under ID 2935382, which will be available within the next day or two (7 July 2020) and return it via eTendersNI by 3.00 pm on Wednesday 29 July 2020. Please note detailed and lengthy submissions are not necessary at this stage.

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

07/07/2020