Southend-on-Sea Borough Council has published this notice through Delta eSourcing
|Notice type:||Voluntary Ex-Ante Transparency Notice|
|Authority:||Southend-on-Sea Borough Council|
|Nature of contract:||Services|
|Procedure:||Award without prior publication|
|Short Description:||Southend-on-Sea Borough Council are publishing this VEAT Notice to inform the market that they intend to extend an existing contract with Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust in relation to 0-5 Services by a twelve month period, to explore the delivery of an integrated children’s service. The extension to the 0-5 Service will provide The Council with a sufficient period of time to run a comprehensive procurement process, with the new service to commence on 1 April 2019.|
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Section I: Contracting authority/entity
I.1) Name and addresses
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council
Civic Centre, Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 6ER, United Kingdom
Tel. +44 1702534026, Fax. +44 1702215110, Email: email@example.com
Contact: Corporate Procurement
Main Address: www.southend.gov.uk
NUTS Code: UKH31
I.4) Type of the contracting authority (in the case of a notice published by a contracting authority)
Regional or local authority
I.5) Main Activity (in the case of a notice published by a contracting authority)
General public services
Section II: Object
II.1) Scope of the procurement
II.1.1) Title: 0-5 Services.
Reference number: Not Provided
II.1.2) Main CPV code:
85000000 - Health and social work services.
II.1.3) Type of contract: SERVICES
II.1.4) Short Description: Southend-on-Sea Borough Council are publishing this VEAT Notice to inform the market that they intend to extend an existing contract with Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust in relation to 0-5 Services by a twelve month period, to explore the delivery of an integrated children’s service. The extension to the 0-5 Service will provide The Council with a sufficient period of time to run a comprehensive procurement process, with the new service to commence on 1 April 2019.
II.1.6) Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: No
II.1.7) Total value of the procurement (excluding VAT)
II.2.2) Additional CPV codes:
II.2.3) Place of performance:
II.2.4) Description of the procurement:
This VEAT Notice is to inform the market of our intention to extend, by 12 months, an existing contract with EPUT for 0-5 Services.
The current contract for the 0-5 Service covers:
•Family Nurse Partnership
•Health support for MARAT (Specialist Health Liaison & Safeguarding)
•Health support for First Contact team – pilot (Health Liaison Officer Service)
The current contract was inherited from NHS England, is due to expire on 31 March 2018.
The 12 month extension will allow The Council to align the expiry date of the 0-5 Service contract with contracts currently commissioned by Southend CCG, and allow a full range of options to be considered for the commissioning of an integrated children's service with a contract start date of 1st April 2019.
The services fall within chapter 3 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 (SI 2015/102) and are, therefore, not bound by all of its requirements.
II.2.5) Award criteria
(Directive 2014/24/EU / Directive 2014/25/EU)
II.2.11) Information about options:
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 IV: Procedure
IV.1.1) Type of procedure: Award of a contract without prior publication of a call for competition in the Official Journal of the European Union in the cases listed below
IV.1.3) Information about framework agreement
The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement: No
IV.1.8) Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: No
IV.2.1) Previous publication concerning this procedure:
Notice number in OJ S: Not provided
Section V: Award Of Contract/Concession
Award of Contract/Concession No: 1
Contract No: Not Provided Lot Number: Not Provided Title: Not Provided
V.2) Award of contract/concession
V.2.1) Date of contract award decision: 20/02/2018.
V.2.2) Information about tenders
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: No .
V.2.3) Name and address of the contractor/concessionaire, No. 1:
Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (EPUT)
The Lodge, Lodge Approach, Runwell, Wickford, SS11 7XX, United Kingdom
NUTS Code: UKH3
The contractor/concessionaire will be an SME: No
V.2.4) Information on value of the contract/lot/concession:
Initial estimated total value of the contract: 2,459,856
Total value of the contract/lot/concession 2,459,856
V.2.5) Information about subcontracting:
The contract is likely to be subcontracted: No
Section VI: Complementary Information
VI.3) Additional Information:
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VI.4) Procedures for review
VI.4.1) Review Body
High Court, Royal Court of Justice, Strand, London, WC2A 2LL, United Kingdom
V1.4.2) Body responsible for mediation procedures:
Not Provided .
VI.4.3) Review procedure
VI.4.4) Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice: 21/02/2018
Annex D1 - General Procurement
Justification for the award of the contract without prior publication of a call for competition in the Official Journal of the European Union
2. Other justification for the award of the contract without prior publication of a call for competition in the Official Journal of the European Union
The procurement falls outside the scope of application of the directive: Yes
Please explain in a clear and comprehensive manner why the award of the contract without prior publication in the Official Journal of the European Union is
lawful, by stating the relevant facts and, as appropriate, the conclusions of law in accordance with the directive: (500 words maximum)
The contract was inherited from NHS England and the contracted services required fall within chapter 3 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 (SI 2015/102) and are, therefore, not bound by all of its requirements.