Services - 50393-2019

01/02/2019    S23    - - Services - Prior information notice without call for competition - Not applicable 

United Kingdom-Edinburgh: System and support services

2019/S 023-050393

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Scottish Government
Victoria Quay, Leith
Edinburgh
EH6 6QQ
United Kingdom
Contact person: Maxine Mullen
Telephone: +44 1312445905
E-mail: maxine.mullen@gov.scot
NUTS code: UKM

Internet address(es):

Main address: http://www.scotland.gov.uk

Address of the buyer profile: https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA10482

I.2)Information about joint procurement
The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body
I.3)Communication
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Electronic communication requires the use of tools and devices that are not generally available. Unrestricted and full direct access to these tools and devices is possible, free of charge, at: https://www.publictendersscotland.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/web/login.html
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local subdivisions
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement
II.1.1)Title:

Saltire Digital Workplace

Reference number: 433105
II.1.2)Main CPV code
72250000
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

The Scottish Government is seeking a suitably qualified and experienced service provider to undertake the support, maintenance and further development of their intranet system.

They are looking for a service provider to act as a strategic partner to provide both technical system maintenance and support services and to work with the Scottish Government to take forward a programme of continuous system development and improvement.

The current intranet system has been redeveloped to meet growing demand of user needs and expectations, helping staff to work, connect and collaborate more effectively.

The intranet system is currently used by 12 000 members of staff in the core Scottish Government and its agencies in locations across Scotland.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM
Main site or place of performance:

Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The Scottish Government is seeking a suitably qualified and experienced service provider to undertake the support, maintenance and further development of their intranet system.

They are looking for a service provider to act as a strategic partner to provide both technical system maintenance and support services and to work with the Scottish Government to take forward a programme of continuous system development and improvement.

The current intranet system has been redeveloped to meet growing demand of user needs and expectations, helping staff to work, connect and collaborate more effectively,

The intranet system is currently used by 12 000 members of staff in the core Scottish Government and its agencies in locations across Scotland.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:
08/02/2019

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

Mobilisation period will be required on this contract, Winning Tender will be required to start mobilisation around middle of June 2019.

Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland website at https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=571594

(SC Ref:571594)

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
30/01/2019