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Notice Details

Title: Care at Home for Children
Published by: Aberdeenshire Council
Publication Date: 19/10/2018
Deadline Date: 03/12/2018
Deadline Time: 12:00
Notice Type: 21 Social and other Specific Services - Contract Notice
Has Documents: No
Has ESPD: No
Abstract: Care at Home Services for children across Aberdeenshire
CPV: 85000000, 85000000.

Social and other specific services – public contracts

Contract notice

Directive 2014/24/EU - Public Sector Directive

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting Change entity

I.1) Name and addresses

Aberdeenshire Council

Woodhill House, Westburn Road


AB16 5GB


Contact person: Neil Stephenson

Telephone: +44 1467530600



Internet address(es)

Main address:

Address of the buyer profile:

I.3) Communication

Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address

Tenders or requests to participate must be sent electronically to:

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

Care at Home for Children

II.1.2) Main CPV code



II.1.3) Type of contract


II.1.4) Short description

Care at Home Services for children across Aberdeenshire

II.1.5) Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 1 460 000.00 GBP

II.1.6) Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: No

II.2) Description

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)


II.2.3) Place of performance

NUTS code:


Main site or place of performance:


II.2.4) Description of the procurement

Care at home for children

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

Duration in months: 36

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.1.3) Information about a framework agreement

The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement

IV.1.11) Main features of the award procedure:

The contract will be awarded following evaluations through PCST

IV.2) Administrative information

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

Date: 03/12/2018

Local time: 12:00

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


Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3) Additional information


PCST Question Economic & Financial Standing 4B.4: The bidder confirms the name, value and/or range of the financial ratios specified in the relevant Contract Notice are as follows:

Bidders will be required to state the values for the following ratio(s):

Current Ratio (current assets / current liabilities: 1 this indicates the availability of working capital

Quick Ratio (available cash / current liabilities: 1 this indicates liquidity level

Gearing (loans x 100 / shares and reserves, as %) this indicates extent to which the business is funded by debt

ROCE (Return on Capital Employed) (Profit before interest and tax X 100 / Capital, expressed as a %) this indicates profitability


PCST Question Economic & Financial Standing: Insurance: The bidder confirms they already have or can commit to obtain, prior to the commencement of the contract, the levels of insurance cover indicated in the relevant Contract Notice

It is a requirement of this contract that bidders hold, or can commit to obtain prior to the commencement of any subsequently awarded contract, the types and minimum levels of insurance indicated below:

Employer’s Liability Insurance = 10m GBP

Public Liability Insurance = 5m GBP


PCST Question 1.74.2 4C.1.2: For public supply and public service contracts only: Please provide relevant examples of supplies and/or services carried out during the last three years as specified in the Contract Notice

Bidders will be required to provide examples that demonstrate that they have the relevant experience to deliver the services as described. A minimum of two examples will be required

The buyer is using PCS-Tender to conduct this ITT exercise. The Project code is 12129.

The buyer is using PCS-Tender to conduct this ITT exercise. The Project code is 12129. For more information see:

Community benefits are included in this requirement. For more information see:

A summary of the expected community benefits has been provided as follows:

Two community benefits as noted on PCST:

Workforce Matters

Innovation/Case Studies

(SC Ref:560865)

VI.4) Procedures for review

VI.4.1) Review body

Aberdeenshire Council

Woodhill House, Westburn Road


AB16 5GB


Telephone: +44 1467530600

Internet address(es)


VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice


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Commodity Categories

Commodity Categories
IDTitleParent Category
321100Childrens ServicesSocial Community Care Supplies and Services 

Delivery Locations

Delivery Locations
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