Wide Purchase of Food Samples for Pesticide Residue Testing

Wide Purchase of Food Samples for Pesticide Residue Testing

HSE is inviting tenders to deliver the above requirement during the period starting 01 January 2013 and potentially ending on 31 December 2016.

Reference number: UI DWP 100454

Deadline date:01/08/2012

This deadline is for… Deadline for receipt of tenders is 13.00 hrs Wednesday 01 August 2012.

Contract value:£0 – £0

Location where the contract is to be carried out: North West

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? No

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? No

Name of the buying organisation: Health and Safety Executive (HSE)

 

Description of the contract

HSE CRD is responsible for the programme to monitor pesticide residues in the UK food supply. EU law (Regulation 396/2005 EC) requires EU member states to monitor pesticide residues in food. Member states must carry out compulsory monitoring as part of an EU-wide monitoring programme specified annually – the most recent requirements are set out in Regulation 1274/2011. In addition, member States must have an additional national monitoring programme. Purchase of retail samples is currently part of this programme and it is this aspect of the programme that is now being re-tendered. HSE is inviting tenders to deliver the above requirement during the period starting 01 January 2013 and potentially ending on 31 December 2016. Expressions of Interest are invited from individuals and/or organisations, who will be required to formally register their interest in this opportunity in order to receive the complete tender documentation, including any additional clarification to questions received pertaining to the details of the specification and/or procurement process. It is a condition of this procurement that submissions will only be accepted from individuals and/or organisations who have formally registered their interest in this opportunity. No bids will be accepted from anyone who fails to follow up this requirement. To register your interest and receive tender documents please email: procurement@hse.gsi.gov.uk quoting “Expression of Interest – UK-Wide Purchase of Food Samples for Pesticide Residue Testing” Interest can be registered at anytime, however, it should be noted that the deadline for receipt of tenders is 13.00 hrs Wednesday 01 August 2012.”

 

Documents

Classification of the contract

79000000 Business services: law, marketing, consulting, recruitment, printing and security

 

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: 01/01/2013 – 31/12/2016

 

Who to contact

Contact name John O’Neill

Organisation name Health and Safety Executive (HSE)

Address 6.4 Redgrave Court, Merton Road, Bootle, Merseyside, L20 7HS

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How to apply

Expressions of Interest are invited from individuals and/or organisations, who will be required to formally register their interest in this opportunity in order to receive the complete tender documentation, including any additional clarification to questions received pertaining to the details of the specification and/or procurement process. It is a condition of this procurement that submissions will only be accepted from individuals and/or organisations who have formally registered their interest in this opportunity. No bids will be accepted from anyone who fails to follow up this requirement. To register your interest and receive tender documents please email: procurement@hse.gsi.gov.uk quoting “Expression of Interest – UK-Wide Purchase of Food Samples for Pesticide Residue Testing” Interest can be registered at anytime, however, it should be noted that the deadline for receipt of tenders is 13.00 hrs Wednesday 01 August 2012.”