Services - 15376-2019

11/01/2019    S8    - - Services - Prior information notice without call for competition - Not applicable 

United Kingdom-High Wycombe: Engineering support services

2019/S 008-015376

Prior information notice for contracts in the field of defence and security


Directive 2009/81/EC

Section I: Contracting authority/entity

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

Ministry of Defence, Air Support, Other
RAF High Wycombe
HP14 4UE High Wycombe
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1494495971

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority/entity:

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
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities/entities
The contracting authority/entity is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities/entities: no

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority/entity:
Brize Norton Support Contract 2020
II.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
Service category No 26: Other services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance:
II.3)Information on framework agreement
II.4)Short description of nature and scope of works or nature and quantity or value of supplies or services:
The UK Royal Air Force has a requirement for a range of technical services to be provided at RAF Brize Norton on completion of the current contract. These services include, but are not limited to: — off-aircraft maintenance,
— mechanical and electrical/electronic support,
— airfield support and operation,
— motor transport and maintenance,
— logistic support services,
— armoury support,
— security services.
A Contract Notice seeking expressions of interest for the RAF Brize Norton Support Contract 2020 (BSC20) is anticipated to be published in March 2019, with aspirations to issue an invitation to negotiate in April/May 2019. It is expected that this contract will be for a minimum of 3 years, commencing 1.12.2020.
Any procurement will be run under the auspices of the Defence and Security Public Contracts Regulations (DSPCR) 2011. It will allow any commercial entity, including:
— partnerships,
— consortiums or special procurement vehicles,
— demonstrating the necessary resources,
— skills and commitment,
— to be considered for participation.
Estimated value excluding VAT:
Range: between 20 000 000 and 100 000 000 GBP


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


II.6)Scheduled date for start of award procedures and duration of the contract
Scheduled date for start of award procedures: 1.6.2020
II.7)Additional information:

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
The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
VI.2)Additional information:
The authority reserves the right to amend any condition related to security of information to reflect any changes in national law or government policy. If any contract documents are accompanied by instructions on safeguarding classified information (e.g. a Security Aspects Letter), the authority reserves the right to amend the terms of these instructions to reflect any changes in national law or government policy, whether in respect of the applicable protective marking scheme, specific protective markings given, the aspects to which any protective marking applies, or otherwise. The link below to the website provides information on the Government Security Classification.

Advertising Regime OJEU:- This contract opportunity is published in the Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU),the MoD Defence Contracts Bulletin and GO Reference: GO-2019110-DCB-13853946

VI.3)Information on general regulatory framework
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice: