Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

Date: 02/11/2020

Local time: 12:00

PA invites organisations to participate in a 60-month DPS for legal services. The DPS will be accessible by all current and future clients of PA. The DPS may be used by all NHS Trusts, social housing providers, local authorities, blue light services, education, charities and all other contracting authorities that are located in the United Kingdom including those listed in schedule 1 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015/102.

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United Kingdom-Bolton: Legal services

2020/S 194-470534

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

Official name: Procurement Assist Ltd c/o Integrated Facilities Management Bolton Ltd (iFM Bolton)
Postal address: Royal Bolton Hospital, Minerva Road, Farnworth
Town: Bolton
NUTS code: UK UNITED KINGDOM
Postal code: BL4 0JR
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail:
Telephone: +44 3301281336

Internet address(es):

Main address: http://www.boltonft.nhs.uk/about-us/trust-profile/ifm-bolton/

Address of the buyer profile: http://www.procurementassist.co.uk

I.2)Information about joint procurement

The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body

I.3)Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://www.delta-esourcing.com/tenders/UK-UK-Bolton:-Legal-services./8Y8J56DGBW

Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address

Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address

I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Body governed by public law

I.5)Main activity

Health

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

Legal Services

Reference number: PA BOS 14

II.1.2)Main CPV code

79100000 Legal services

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

PA invites organisations to participate in a 60-month DPS for legal services. The DPS will be accessible by all current and future clients of PA. The DPS may be used by all NHS Trusts, social housing providers, local authorities, blue light services, education, charities and all other contracting authorities that are located in the United Kingdom including those listed in schedule 1 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015/102.

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 75 000 000.00 GBP

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)

79100000 Legal services

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UK UNITED KINGDOM

Main site or place of performance:

UNITED KINGDOM.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

PA invites organisations to participate in a 60-month DPS for legal services. The DPS will be accessible by all current and future clients of PA. The DPS may be used by all NHS Trusts, social housing providers, local authorities, blue light services, education, charities and all other contracting authorities that are located in the United Kingdom including those listed in schedule 1 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015/102.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 75 000 000.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 60

This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: yes

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no

II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no

II.2.14)Additional information

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation

III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers

III.1.2)Economic and financial standing

III.1.3)Technical and professional ability

III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts

III.2)Conditions related to the contract

III.2.1)Information about a particular profession

III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:

III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Restricted procedure

IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system

IV.1.4)Information about reduction of the number of solutions or tenders during negotiation or dialogue

IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction

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

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no

IV.2)Administrative information

IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure

IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

Date: 02/11/2020

Local time: 12:00

IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates

IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:

English

IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender

IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: no

VI.2)Information about electronic workflows

VI.3)Additional information:

The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement.

For more information about this opportunity, please visit the Delta eSourcing portal at:

https://www.delta-esourcing.com/tenders/UK-UK-Bolton:-Legal-services./8Y8J56DGBW

To respond to this opportunity, please click here:

https://www.delta-esourcing.com/respond/8Y8J56DGBW

Go reference: GO-2020101-PRO-17158328

VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

Official name: The High Court
Postal address: Royal Court of Justice
Town: London
Postal code: WC2A 2LL
Country: United Kingdom

VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures

Official name: The High Court
Postal address: Royal Court of justice
Town: London
Postal code: WC2A 2LL
Country: United Kingdom

VI.4.3)Review procedure

VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained

Official name: The High Court
Postal address: Royal Court of Justice
Town: London
Postal code: WC2A 2LL
Country: United Kingdom

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

01/10/2020