Services - 187064-2016

02/06/2016    S105    - - Services - Prior information notice without call for competition - Not applicable 

United Kingdom-Paisley: Social work and related services

2016/S 105-187064

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
Scotland Excel
Renfrewshire House, Cotton Street
Paisley
PA1 1AR
United Kingdom
Contact person: Social Care Team
Telephone: +44 3003001200
E-mail: social.care@scotland-excel.org.uk
Fax: +44 1416187423
NUTS code: UKM35

Internet address(es):

Main address: http://www.scotland-excel.org.uk

Address of the buyer profile: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA10383

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
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Regional or local authority
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

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

Foster Care Services.

Reference number: 10-15
II.1.2)Main CPV code
85300000
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

Provision of Foster Care Services.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: yes
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Provision of Core Fostering Service

Lot No: 1
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
85300000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM
Main site or place of performance:

Various locations throughout Scotland.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Provision of Core Fostering Service.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Provision of Enhanced Fostering Service

Lot No: 2
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
85300000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM
Main site or place of performance:

Various locations throughout Scotland.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Provision of Enhanced Fostering Service.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Provision of a Short Break Fostering Service

Lot No: 3
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
85300000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM
Main site or place of performance:

Various locations throughout Scotland.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Provision of a Short Break Fostering Service.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:
02/09/2016

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: no

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

This notice relates to a consultation exercise only. Interested providers are invited to consult on elements of the strategy and service specification for the new foster care services framework. Please see the attachment to the Prior Information Notice published on www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk for details.

Scotland Excel envisages publishing a future tender opportunity on behalf of all 32 local authorities in Scotland, 14 Scottish regional NHS health boards together with any Integration Authority, or other body, established pursuant to the Public Bodies (Joint Working) (Scotland) Act 2014. For more information about Scotland Excel and its members, please see: http://www.scotland-excel.org.uk/

Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland web site at: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=447475

(SC Ref:447475).

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
31/05/2016