United Kingdom-London: Advisory architectural services
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: http://www.nlwa.gov.uk
Section II: Object
Architect and Design Consultancy Services.
Provision of advice and support on all architectural aspects of the Authority's North London Heat and Power Project (NLHPP). Successful adviser must act as NLHPP concept guardians throughout the life of the project, i.e. have a detailed understanding of the project and its objectives and ensure that all activities are in line with ensuring the successful delivery, look, feel, outcomes, and performance of the NLHPP.
Details of the key requirements of the contract are set out in the scope of services included at Appendix 1 of the Invitation to Tender available at in-tendhost.co.uk/nlwa
The Authority will have a right to extend the contract period for a further period of up to five (5) years on five (5) separate occasions not exceeding 12 months each.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
Tenderers should note that the Authority intends to publish details of any contract awarded in accordance with the UK Government transparency policy, subject to possible redactions at the discretion of the Authority. The Authority reserves the right not to award the Contract as a result of the procurement process commenced by the publication of this notice; and to make changes it deems fit to the content and structure of the competition whilst ensuring compliance with the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 (SI 2015/102) and the EU Directives; and in no circumstance will the Authority be liable for any costs incurred by Tenderers. For the avoidance of doubt, nothing in this notice, the procurement documents or in an acceptance of a Tender by the Authority shall be construed as an agreement by the Authority to enter into the Contract with the successful Tenderer. Details of the conditions relating to submission of Tenders, conduct of the procurement process and award of contract (including terms and conditions of the Contract) are set out in the procurement documents which are available at in-tendhost.co.uk/nlwa
Internet address: http://www.nlwa.gov.uk
The Authority has incorporated a 10 calendar day standstill period at the point information on the award of the contract is communicated to Tenderers. Tenderers who are unsuccessful shall be informed by the Authority as soon as possible after the decision has been made as to the reasons why the Tenderer was unsuccessful as required by Regulation 55 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 (SI 2015/102). If an appeal regarding the award of the contract has not been successfully resolved, the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 provide for aggrieved parties who suffer or risk suffering loss or damage by breach of the rules to take legal action. Any such action must be brought within the application limitation period and is subject to the required procedural steps of the High Court. A Tenderer wishing the pursue the review procedure is advised to take independent legal advice.