Wellbeing Services for Adults Experiencing Mental Ill Health
The City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council (the Council) are seeking suppliers for the provision and transformation of wellbeing services within the geographic area of responsibility of the Council.
UK-Bradford: social work services
Section I: Contracting authority
The City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council
Department of Adult & Community Services, Commissioning Team, Olicana House, Chapel Street
For the attention of: Saima Iqbal
BD1 5RE Bradford
Telephone: +44 1274437999
General address of the contracting authority: www.bradford.gov.uk
Address of the buyer profile: http://www.bradford.gov.uk/procurement
Electronic access to information: http://scms.alito.co.uk
Electronic submission of tenders and requests to participate: http://scms.alito.co.uk
Further information can be obtained from: Bradford Metropolitan District Council
Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: Bradford Metropolitan District Council
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: Bradford Metropolitan District Council
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: Bradford District.
NUTS code UKE41
The contract(s) will be for a period of 3 years from April 2013 with the option to extend for an additional one year period subject to the Council having need for the service, local and national policy changes and supplier performance. All values given are indicative only as the Council can not guarantee the future level of need or services required under the contract.
Further details of the requirements will be specified within the tender documents and will be made available via the regional tendering website http://scms.alito.co.uk. The details of how to access these are contained within section VI.3 of this contract notice and any queries regarding thisprocurement should be made after reading these documents.
The requirements of this contract are considered to be a part B service and are being advertised on a voluntary basis.
85310000, 85312100, 85312500, 85000000, 85312310, 85323000
Range: between 1 000 000,00 and 1 500 000,00 GBP
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: In accordance with Articles 45to 50 of Directive 2004/18/EC and Regulations 23 to 25 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2006 (as amended) and as set out in the Invitation to Tender (ITT) document that organisations will be required to complete. This is available from the e-tendering web site used by the Council at http://scms.alito.co.uk together with other information which provides more explanation of the Council’s requirements along with instructions for completion and return of the ITT prior to the closing date of the ITT.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required: As detailed on the ITT documents.
In accordance with Articles 48 to 50 of Directive 2004/18/EC and Regulation 25 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2006 (as amended) and as set out in the ITT Document.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required:
As detailed on the ITT documents.
Section IV: Procedure
Prior information notice
Notice number in the OJEU: 2012/S 221-364397 of 12.11.2012
Room 112, City Hall, Bradford.
Persons authorised to be present at the opening of tenders: yes
Additional information about authorised persons and opening procedure: Authorised officers of the Council.
Section VI: Complementary information
The City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council reserves the right to use e-procurement technologies, including e-tendering in this procurement exercise. Interested bidders should be prepared to submit responses and bids using the internet.
Therefore the tender documents are to be downloaded from the Bulletin Board on https://scms.alito.co.uk using the following search criteria:
Keyword or contract ID: BMDC/27464.
Current / awarded: current.
Display tenders: all.
Council: Bradford Metropolitan District.
Matching categories: all.
And completed and returned following the instructions provided in the documents.
Although documents will be available for download up to the closing time and date for submissions, it is the bidders responsibility to ensure that they download the documents in ample time to ensure that they can be completed and returned, along with all supporting documentation called for, prior to the closing time and date of this stage of the process.
If this is your first time using the system, please refer to the online user guide, available under the Help tab,to assist you to register and download the document(s). To access Bradford MDC documentation, you must register for Bradford MDC under the “councils” tab. If you require any assistance with the website, Supplier support is available either via the onsite help or from the SCMS contact points listed on the ‘Contact Us’ tab on the website homepage.
See VI.4.2 below
If an appeal regarding the award of a contract has not been successfully resolved the Public Contracts Regulations 2006 (SI 2006/5 (as amended)) provide for aggrieved parties who have been harmed or at risk of harm by a breach of the rules to take action in the High Court (England, Wales and Northern Ireland). Any such action must be brought promptly and within the time limits as defined in the above regulations. Where a contract has not been entered into the court may order the setting aside of the award decision or order the contracting authority to amend any document and may award damages. If the contract has been entered into the court has the options to award damages and/or to shorten or order the contract ineffective.
See VI.4.2 above
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:20.11.2012