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Title: Research, Evaluation & Engagement Partner(s) - Publicly Funded Advice Services
Reference No: APR351432
OCID: ocds-r6ebe6-0000579042
Published by: Improvement Service
Publication Date: 15/04/2019
Deadline Date:
Deadline Time:
Notice Type: 03 Contract Award Notice (below OJEU threshold) or call off from a framework (any value)
Has Documents: No
Has ESPD: No
Abstract: The Scottish Government wishes to use the resources available for advice services to achieve the greatest impact possible. A range of research, evaluation and engagement work will be undertaken to help consider how this can best be achieved. This will include engaging key stakeholders that have knowledge of advice services, reviewing relevant research & evaluation evidence and engaging the views of existing - and potential - advice service users.
CPV: 73110000, 73110000, 66171000.

Contract Award Notice or call off from a framework (below OJEU threshold)

Results of the procurement procedure

Section I: Contracting Change authority

I.1) Name and addresses

Improvement Service

iHub, Quarrywood Court

Livingston

EH54 6AX

UK

Telephone: +44 1506282012

E-mail: andrea.balogh@improvementservice.org.uk

NUTS: UK

Internet address(es)

Main address: www.improvementservice.org.uk

Address of the buyer profile: https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA10882

I.2) Joint procurement

The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body

I.4) Type of the contracting authority

Body governed by public law

I.5) Main activity

General public services

Section II: Object

II.1) Scope of the procurement

II.1.1) Title

Research, Evaluation & Engagement Partner(s) - Publicly Funded Advice Services

II.1.2) Main CPV code

73110000

 

II.1.3) Type of contract

Services

II.1.4) Short description

The Scottish Government wishes to use the resources available for advice services to achieve the greatest impact possible. A range of research, evaluation and engagement work will be undertaken to help consider how this can best be achieved. This will include engaging key stakeholders that have knowledge of advice services, reviewing relevant research & evaluation evidence and engaging the views of existing - and potential - advice service users.

II.1.6) Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: No

II.1.7) Total value of the procurement

Value excluding VAT: 20 000.00 GBP

II.2) Description

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)

73110000

66171000

II.2.3) Place of performance

NUTS code:

UK

II.2.4) Description of the procurement

The Scottish Government wishes to use the resources available for advice services to achieve the greatest impact possible. A range of research, evaluation and engagement work will be undertaken to help consider how this can best be achieved. This will include engaging key stakeholders that have knowledge of advice services, reviewing relevant research & evaluation evidence and engaging the views of existing - and potential - advice service users.

The work will entail a mix of research, evaluation and engagement work. The Brief is split into Part A – (Research & Evaluation) and Part B (Engagement). Consultants with relevant experience are invited to submit a proposal for Part A, Part B or both Parts A & B.

The IS may appoint more than one consultant to help support this work.

The initial commission will cover the period 1/4/19 – 30/6/19, with the strong likelihood of further contract(s) to be awarded beyond the initial period.

II.2.5) Award criteria

Quality criterion: Understanding of brief and relevant experience of Team / Weighting: 50

Quality criterion: Proposed methodological approach / Weighting: 20

Cost criterion: Value for money / Weighting: 30

II.2.11) Information about options

Options: No

II.2.13) Information about European Union funds

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

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1) Description

IV.1.1) Type of procedure

Open procedure

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

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: Yes

Section V: Award of contract

A contract/lot is awarded: Yes

V.2 Award of contract

V.2.1) Date of conclusion of the contract

15/04/2019

V.2.2) Information about tenders

Number of tenders received: 4

The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: No

V.2.3) Name and address of the contractor

3rd Horizons Limited

22 Montrose Street, Glasgow

Glasgow

G1 1RE

UK

Telephone: +44 7540262857

NUTS: UK

The contractor is an SME: Yes

V.2.4) Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)

Total value of the contract/lot: 20 000.00 GBP

V.2.5) Information about subcontracting

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3) Additional information

(SC Ref:580838)

VI.4) Procedures for review

VI.4.1) Review body

Improvement Service

iHub, Quarrywood Court

Livingston

EH54 6AX

UK

Telephone: +44 1506282012

Internet address(es)

URL: www.improvementservice.org.uk

VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice

15/04/2019


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Main Contact: andrea.balogh@improvementservice.org.uk
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Technical Contact: N/a
Other Contact: N/a

Commodity Categories

Commodity Categories
IDTitleParent Category
151400Financial ConsultancyConsultancy
191500Market ResearchFacilities and Management Services
159999other ConsultancyConsultancy
209999other Financial ServicesFinancial Services

Delivery Locations

Delivery Locations
IDDescription
130Aberdeen & North-East
100All Scotland
160Edinburgh & Lothians
150Glasgow & Strathclyde
120Highlands and Islands
170Scotland South
140Tayside, Central & Fife

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