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Title: Buddy Service and Neighbourhood Links Service
Reference No: DEC303460
OCID: ocds-r6ebe6-0000522128
Published by: Scottish Borders Council
Publication Date: 07/12/2017
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: Voluntary service in relation to hospital discharge and prevention of admission to hospital.
CPV: 98000000, 98000000.

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

Scottish Borders Council

Council Headquarters

Newtown St Boswells



Telephone: +44 1835824000


Fax: +44 1835825150


Internet address(es)

Main address:

Address of the buyer profile:

I.4) Type of the contracting authority

Regional or local authority

I.5) Main activity

General public services

Section II: Object

II.1) Scope of the procurement

II.1.1) Title

Buddy Service and Neighbourhood Links Service

Reference number: SBC/CPS/1366

II.1.2) Main CPV code



II.1.3) Type of contract


II.1.4) Short description

Voluntary service in relation to hospital discharge and prevention of admission to hospital.

II.1.6) Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: No

II.1.7) Total value of the procurement

Value excluding VAT: 205 500.00 GBP

II.2) Description

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)


II.2.3) Place of performance

NUTS code:


II.2.4) Description of the procurement

AWARD NOTICE: The co-ordination and provision of non statutory support to individuals in their own homes. the service is provided within local communities with volunteers.

II.2.5) Award criteria

Quality criterion: LIGHT TOUCH / Weighting: 100

Price / Weighting:  0

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

II.2.14) Additional information

This service is covered in Procurement Reform (Scotland) Act 2014 under the "light touch" Regime - under the terms of the Act the requirement to detail the contact award criteria is not applicable.

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: No

Section V: Award of contract

Contract No: SBC/CPS/1366

A contract/lot is awarded: Yes

V.2 Award of contract

V.2.1) Date of conclusion of the contract


V.2.2) Information about tenders

Number of tenders received: 1

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

V.2.3) Name and address of the contractor

British Red Cross

44 Moorfields





The contractor is an SME: Yes

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

Total value of the contract/lot: 205 500.00 GBP

V.2.5) Information about subcontracting

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3) Additional information

Award against framework:

(SC Ref:522128)

VI.4) Procedures for review

VI.4.1) Review body

Scottish Borders Council

Council Headquarters

Newtown St Boswells



Telephone: +44 1835824000

Fax: +44 1835825150

Internet address(es)


VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice


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Commodity Categories

Commodity Categories
IDTitleParent Category
321000Adults and Older Peoples ServicesSocial Community Care Supplies and Services 

Delivery Locations

Delivery Locations
170Scotland South

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