Services - 43396-2015

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06/02/2015    S26

United Kingdom-Glasgow: IT services: consulting, software development, Internet and support

2015/S 026-043396

Prior information notice


Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

Official name: Scottish Government
Postal address: 1st Floor, Europa Building, Argyle Street
Town: Glasgow
Postal code: G2 8LG
Country: United Kingdom
For the attention of: Dawn Swan
Telephone: +44 1412425595

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority:

Address of the buyer profile:

Further information can be obtained from:
The above mentioned contact point(s)

I.2)Type of the contracting authority
Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local sub-divisions
I.3)Main activity
General public services
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: yes

Section II.B: Object of the contract (Supplies or services)

II.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:
Application and Web Development Services.
II.2)Type of contract and place of delivery or of performance
Service category No 27: Other services


II.3)Information on framework agreement
II.4)Short description of nature and quantity or value of supplies or services:
Scottish Procurement is looking to potentially put in place an Application and Web Development Services Framework that will be available for use within the Scottish Public Sector.
The proposed scope is likely to include but may not be limited to the following:
— Application development, design and build;
— Web development, design and build.
In order to provide a full end to end service, it is the intention that the new framework will allow customers who have a requirement for application and web development services to obtain add on services to assist with the delivery of their requirement. These may include such services (but not limited to) testing, hosting, support and deployment in relation to their developed application or web development project.
Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at


This contract is divided into lots: no
II.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

72000000 IT services: consulting, software development, Internet and support, 72212222 Web server software development services, 72416000 Application service providers, 72200000 Software programming and consultancy services, 72250000 System and support services, 72320000 Database services, 72420000 Internet development services, 72230000 Custom software development services, 48222000 Web server software package, 72413000 World wide web (www) site design services, 72415000 World wide web (www) site operation host services, 72421000 Internet or intranet client application development services

II.6)Scheduled date for start of award procedures
II.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes
II.8)Additional information:
As part of the strategic development process Scottish Procurement is seeking views and information from Industry and the market place in connection with the areas set out in the Request For Information (RFI) form attached to this advert within Public Contracts Scotland (PCS). Responses to the RFI are required no later than 27.2.2015.

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Information about reserved contracts

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about European Union funds
VI.2)Additional information:
Information about agencies of the Scottish Ministers and offices in the Scottish Administration which are not ministerial offices is available at:

Scottish Non-Departmental Public Bodies are listed at:

Information about the Review of Public Procurement in Scotland and links to the other Centres of Expertise are available at:

(SC Ref:335137).
I.4) Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities:
Address of the other contracting authority on behalf of which the contracting authority is purchasing:
Official name: The framework agreement will be available for use by the Scottish Ministers (including Agencies), Scottish Non-Departmental Public Bodies, offices in the Scottish Administration which are not ministerial offices, cross-border public authorities within the meaning of section 88(5) of the Scotland Act 1998, the Scotland Office, the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body, councils constituted under section 2 of the Local Government etc. (Scotland) Act 1994, the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service, the Scottish Police Authority, Scottish health boards or special health boards, bodies registered as social landlords under the Housing (Scotland) Act 2001, Student Loans Company Limited, the Forestry Commission, the Commissioner of Northern Lighthouse operating as the Northern Lighthouse Board, Equality and Human Rights Commission, Business Stream Ltd, the Business Gateway National Unit at the Convention of Scottish Local Authorities, further or higher education institutions being fundable bodies within the meaning of section 6 of the further and Higher Education (Scotland) Act 2005, any public body established by or under the Scotland Act 1998 or any Act of the Scottish Parliament, any association of or formed by one or more of the foregoing, bodies financed wholly or mainly by one or more of the foregoing, bodies subject to management supervision by one or more of the foregoing and bodies more than half of the board of directors or members of which, or, in the case of a group of individuals, more than half of those individuals, being appointed by one or more of the foregoing. In addition to the contracting authorities listed, the framework agreement will be available to charities entered on the Scottish Charity Register and voluntary organisations entered on the Membership Database of the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations.
VI.3)Information on general regulatory framework
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice: