Services - 206425-2019

03/05/2019    S86    Services - Prior information notice without call for competition - Not applicable 

United Kingdom-Liverpool: Education and training services

2019/S 086-206425

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
Official name: The Minister for the Cabinet Office acting through Civil Service Human Resources (CSHR) and its Agent Crown Commercial Service (CCS)
Postal address: 9th Floor, The Capital, Old Hall Street
Town: Liverpool
NUTS code: UK
Postal code: L3 9PP
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: supplier@crowncommercial.gov.uk
Telephone: +44 3450103503

Internet address(es):

Main address: https://www.gov.uk/ccs

Address of the buyer profile: https://crowncommercialservice.bravosolution.co.uk

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
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:

Learning and Development

Reference number: RM6145
II.1.2)Main CPV code
80000000
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

CSHR and CCS intend to establish a commercial vehicle(s) for learning and development services.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 300 000 000.00 GBP
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)
75121000
79420000
79998000
80330000
80420000
80500000
80510000
80520000
80530000
80540000
80550000
80560000
80570000
80580000
80590000
80650000
92312212
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The commercial vehicle(s) will deliver blended learning solutions for some or all the following (this list is not exhaustive and could be subject to change):

— a common, centralised curriculum offer across the civil service including but not limited to leadership and management, change management and personal effectiveness (eg. diversity and inclusion, and resilience and wellbeing), providing a range of products/services,

— professions/functions/specialisms including but not limited to project management, commercial skills, financial management, digital skills, “International” learning,

— learning and development consultancy services,

— executive coaching,

— support infrastructure and services which may include, administration, scheduling, bookings, venues, evaluation, management information reporting and analysis, sourcing and procurement, supply chain management and invoicing of services purchased.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:
30/08/2019

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:

The purpose of this PIN is to:

— give advance notice that CSHR working in partnership with CCS, is intending to undertake tendering exercise to set up new contracting vehicle(s) to service Central Government organisations for learning development requirements,

— gauge the market interest by identifying suppliers who would like to participate in an industry day (London venue TBC). The purpose of this day is to explain the business requirement and procurement strategy options in more detail. It will provide an opportunity for suppliers to engage, ask questions, seek feedback, and input into the contracting strategy.

If you would like to express an interest in attending, please email the address below including the subject line: “RM6145 — Industry day”, providing your contact details (name, title, company name, company address, direct contact number, email address), and contact details of any other attendee you wish to include to: peoplepillarcomms@crowncommercial.gov.uk

Details of the “Industry day” will be provided upon receipt of your email. Dates are 21.5.2019 and 22.5.2019.

Deadline for responses to be included in the industry day is 2:00 p.m. on Friday 17.5.2019. Please note there is a maximum number of 2 attendees per organisation. If you are unable to attend this event, but still wish to engage with CSHR/CCS on the project, please email peoplepillarcomms@crowncommercial.gov.uk explaining this.

Please use “RM6145 — Industry day” as the subject title on all email correspondence.

The Authority reserves the right to present the requirement in the form of separate lot(s), where it determines that this is appropriate to do so.

The lotting structure of this commercial vehicle will be determined as a result of the market engagement.

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
01/05/2019