Services - 15450-2021

13/01/2021    S8

United Kingdom-Southampton: Social work and related services

2021/S 008-015450


Notice for changes or additional information


(Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, 2020/S 247-615639)

Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority/entity

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Southampton City Council
Postal address: Civic Centre
Town: Southampton
NUTS code: UKJ32 Southampton
Postal code: SO14 7LY
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Simon Crouch
Telephone: +44 2380833000
Internet address(es):
Main address:
Address of the buyer profile:

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Framework Agreement in Relation to Home Care Services — Tender for Lot A Lead Provider (Tier) 1 Cluster Area 3 and 4

Reference number: EC09/01/2635
II.1.2)Main CPV code
85300000 Social work and related services
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

This is an open procurement for the provision of a lead provider of Home Care Services specified in Lot A of the Home Care framework agreement which was established on 1 April 2019 (OJEU contract notice reference 2018/S 119-271025). The Lead Provider (Tier 1) is for Lot A Cluster Areas 3 and 4. For the purposes of this framework Clusters 3 and 4 operate as a single geographical cluster area as detailed within the service specification.

The successful bidder will be appointed Lead Provider (Tier 1) for Lot A Cluster Area 3 and 4. The successful bidder will also be accepted on to Tier 2 of the Council’s Home Care framework and will be required to work within all of Lot A cluster areas 1, 2, 5 and 6 in line with the service specification.

For more details please see the procurement documentation available at:

Tenderers are invited to an optional online tenderer’s Briefing Event taking place on Wednesday 23 December 2020 at 13.00. The briefing will be undertaken via MS Teams and will be accessible via the Internet. Tenderers must book their admittance to the briefing by confirming to the names and work email addresses of those attending from their organisation and must do so by the end of Tuesday 22 December 2020. Tenderers should note that it is neither the intention nor the purpose of this briefing to confer any advantage within the procurement process upon those attending.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
VI.6)Original notice reference
Notice number in the OJ S: 2020/S 247-615639

Section VII: Changes

VII.1)Information to be changed or added
VII.1.2)Text to be corrected in the original notice
Section number: IV.2.2)
Place of text to be modified: Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Instead of:
Date: 20/01/2021
Local time: 12:00
Date: 17/02/2021
Local time: 12:00
Section number: II.2.7)
Place of text to be modified: Duration Start:
Instead of:
Date: 01/04/2021
Date: 03/05/2021
VII.2)Other additional information:

Tender period extended.