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United Kingdom
   LIVINGSTON
   180142-2017
   May 19, 2017
   Jun 16, 2017
   English
   Other

Contact information

   West Lothian Council
Livingston
United Kingdom

Goods, Works and Services

Social work    Health and social work services  

Summary

      

Notice type: 01C02 - Contract notice
EU Official Journal Publication: 2017/S 091-180142
Referenced Document Number:
Contract Nature: Services
Procedure Type: Open procedure
Type of Bid Required: Submission for all lots
Awarding Criteria: The most economic tender
Notice type: 01C14 - Additional information
EU Official Journal Publication: 2017/S 096-189714
Referenced Document Number: 2017/S 091-180142
Contract Nature: Services
Procedure Type: Open procedure
Type of Bid Required: Submission for all lots
Awarding Criteria: The most economic tender

Original Text

      
Prior information notice
Services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1) Name, addresses and contact point(s)
West Lothian Council
West Lothian Civic Centre, Howden South Road
Livingston
EH54 6FF
UK
E-mail: pauline.walker@westlothian.gov.uk
NUTS code: UKM28
Internet address(es):
http://www.westlothian.gov.uk/article/2468/Contract-Opportunities
I.2) Type of the contracting authority
Regional or local authority
I.3) Main activity
General public services
Section II: Object of the contract
II.1) Description
II.1.1) Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority
Mental Health and Substance Misuse Flexible Support.
File reference number: CC7853
II.1.2) Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)
85000000
II.1.3) Type of contract
Services
II.1.4) Short description

The delivery of an early intervention, outreach Mental Health/Substance Misuse service for adults who are assessed as eligible for Community Care Services living in West Lothian to prevent the need for more acute services. The service model will be a partnership approach between commissioners and people who use services, to embed the ideas and principles of recovery into local communities and ways of working.

II.1.7) Estimated value excluding VAT
Estimated value excluding VAT: 450000  GBP
II.2) Description
II.2.2) Additional object(s)

85300000

II.2.2) Main place of performance
NUTS code: UKM28
Main place of performance: West Lothian Council.
II.2.3) Description

The award of contract to a maximum 6 providers for the delivery of an early intervention, preventative outreach Mental Health/Substance Misuse service for adults who are assessed as eligible for Community Care Services living in West Lothian to prevent the need for more acute services. The service model will be a partnership approach between commissioners, service providers and people who use services, to embed the ideas and principles of recovery into local communities and ways of working.

Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.3) Additional information

A 10 day standstill period will be adhered to prior to issuing awards:

Tupe — The incoming Contractor is responsible for obtaining legal and professional advice about relevant TUPE implications.

Confidentiality — All information supplied by the Authority must be treated in confidence and not disclosed to third parties except insofar as this is necessary to obtain sureties or quotations for the purpose of submitting the tender. All information supplied by you to the Authority will similarly be treated in confidence except:

(i) for any information required to be disclosed or otherwise provided by the Authority to any person in order to comply with the Freedom of

Information (Scotland) Act 2002 and any codes of practice applicable from time to time relating to access to public authorities' information.

The Tenderer shall co-operate, facilitate, support and assist the Authority in the provision of this information. In the event the Authority is required to provide information to any person as a result of a request made to it under such Act and/or codes, the Authority shall adhere to the requirements of such Act and/or codes in disclosing information relating to this Agreement, the Project documents and the Contractor.

(ii) that references may be sought from banks, existing or past clients, or other referees submitted by the tenderers;

(iii) for the disclosure of such information with regard to the outcome of the procurement process as may be required to be published in the

Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union in accordance with EU directives or elsewhere in accordance with the requirements of UK government policy on the disclosure of information relating to government contracts.

Community Benefits proposals will not form part of the award criteria and will not be evaluated but will be contractual obligations if offered. For further procurement information visit the link below. http://www.westlothian.gov.uk/article/2023/Doing-Business-With-The-Council.

The buyer is using PCS-Tender to conduct this ITT exercise. The Project code is 8256. For more information see: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/info/InfoCentre.aspx?ID=2343

(SC Ref:494839).

VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice
2017-05-10

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