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Title: Provision of Consultancy Services for Parent Led Childcare Project
Published by: Fife Council
Publication Date: 26/02/2018
Deadline Date: 14/03/2018
Deadline Time: 10:00
Notice Type: 02 Contract Notice (below OJEU threshold or call offs of any value)
Has Documents: Yes
Has ESPD: No
Abstract: Fife Council is seeking to appoint appropriately qualified and experienced consultants with particular expertise in the carrying out of community engagement and research to explore the detail and key components of ‘Parent Led Childcare’. The purpose of this is to inform the development of sustainable models for the future complimenting existing provision providing equity and in particular being responsive to the needs of families on a low income.
CPV: 73200000, 73200000.

Contract Notice (below OJEU threshold)

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1) Name and addresses

Fife Council

Fife House, North Street

Glenrothes

KY7 5LT

UK

Telephone: +44 3451550000

E-mail: carrie.tough@fife.gov.uk

NUTS: UKM72

Internet address(es)

Main address: http://www.fifedirect.org.uk

Address of the buyer profile: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA00187

I.3) Communication

Access to the procurement documents is restricted. Further information can be obtained at:

https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk


Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address


Tenders or requests to participate must be sent electronically to:

https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk


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

Provision of Consultancy Services for Parent Led Childcare Project

Reference number: 10407

II.1.2) Main CPV code

73200000

 

II.1.3) Type of contract

Services

II.1.4) Short description

Fife Council is seeking to appoint appropriately qualified and experienced consultants with particular expertise in the carrying out of community engagement and research to explore the detail and key components of ‘Parent Led Childcare’. The purpose of this is to inform the development of sustainable models for the future complimenting existing provision providing equity and in particular being responsive to the needs of families on a low income.

II.1.5) Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 30 000.00 GBP

II.1.6) Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: No

II.2) Description

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)

73200000

II.2.3) Place of performance

NUTS code:

UKM72

II.2.4) Description of the procurement

Fife Council is seeking to appoint appropriately qualified and experienced consultants with particular expertise in the carrying out of community engagement and research to explore the detail and key components of ‘Parent Led Childcare’. The purpose of this is to inform the development of sustainable models for the future complimenting existing provision providing equity and in particular being responsive to the needs of families on a low income.

II.2.5) Award criteria

Criteria below:

Quality criterion: Understanding of Requirement / Weighting: 20

Quality criterion: Project Management Structure, Project Plan and Timeline / Weighting: 10

Quality criterion: Quality Management / Weighting: 10

Quality criterion: Methodology and Approach / Weighting: 30

Quality criterion: Workforce Matters including the Living Wage / Weighting: 5

Quality criterion: Relevant Experience / Weighting: 25

Price / Weighting:  30

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

Start: 19/03/2018

End: 31/03/2019

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: No

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: No

IV.2) Administrative information

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

Date: 09/03/2018

Local time: 12:00

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

EN

IV.2.7) Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 09/03/2018

Local time: 12:00

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1) Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: No

VI.2) Information about electronic workflows

Electronic ordering will be used

Electronic invoicing will be accepted

Electronic payment will be used

VI.3) Additional information

NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=532650.

The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx.

Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems.

(SC Ref:532650)

VI.4) Procedures for review

VI.4.1) Review body

Fife Council

Fife House, North Street

Glenrothes

KY7 5LT

UK

Telephone: +44 3451550000

E-mail: carrie.tough@fife.gov.uk

Internet address(es)

URL: http://www.fifedirect.org.uk

VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice

26/02/2018


Information added to the notice since publication.

Additional information added to the notice since it's publication.
DateDetails
05/03/2018 15:01Notice date(s) changed

The Deadline date was changed from 09/03/2018 12:00 to 14/03/2018 10:00.

Due to the recent weather conditions, it has been decided to extend the deadline date.
Main Contact: carrie.tough@fife.gov.uk
Admin Contact: N/a
Technical Contact: N/a
Other Contact: N/a

Commodity Categories

Commodity Categories
IDTitleParent Category
159999other ConsultancyConsultancy
152300Technical and Feasibility ConsultancyConsultancy

Delivery Locations

Delivery Locations
IDDescription
140Tayside, Central & Fife

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CreatedNameDescriptionSizeDownloads
26/02/2018 TN1 Tender Document 1489.03 KB38
26/02/2018 TN2 Tender Document 246.75 KB29
26/02/2018 Fife Council - Purchase of Consultancy not works - 18 May 16 Fife Council Terms & Conditions - Consultancy not Works92.50 KB22

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