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United Kingdom-Wakefield: Insurance services
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: http://www.ypo.co.uk/
Address of the buyer profile: https://procontract.due-north.com
Section II: Object
YPO — 000964 Insurance Brokerage and Associated Services
YPO is the lead organisation for this opportunity, working in collaboration with ESPO and NEPO to procure a national insurance brokerage service for the wider public sector.
YPO is looking for insurance brokers with the ability to provide service to various types of public sector organisations, for example, local authorities, education providers, central government, police and fire services. A full list of potential users can be found within the tender documentation.
Further information regarding the expected solution is included below and further detailed within the tended documentation.
The insurance brokerage and associated Framework Agreement is designed to allow YPO, NEPO and ESPO customers access to conduct a direct award or further competition process to appoint a single chosen insurance broker as their representative and agent on all matters relating to the procurement of insurance including all additional and associated services that may be required of an insurance broker procuring insurance services on behalf of a customer.
This framework will be supported by a separate insurance solution for the appointment of an Insurer by a customer for any given insurance requirement, ensuring YPO is able to provide a full insurance solution for the public sector.
There is a possibility that this framework will be subject to renewal 3.5 years from the commencement date.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Organisations must ensure that they are not in breach of any of the mandatory or discretionary exclusions contained in Regulation 57 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015. Please refer to the tender documentation/online tender located on our E-Procurement system. The web address can be found under “Procurement Documents” in “Communication” section in this notice.
Please refer to the Framework Agreement terms and conditions located on our E-Procurement system. The web address can be found under procurement documents in “Communication” section in this notice.
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
YPO may seek to reprocure this requirement 3,5 years from the commencement date.
YPO are purchasing on the behalf of other Contracting Authorities. Please see the below link for details: https://www.ypo.co.uk/about/customers/ojeu-permissible-users.aspx
YPO will incorporate a standstill period at the point of notification of the award of the contract is provided to all bidders. The standstill period will be for a minimum of 10 calendar days, and provides time for unsuccessful tenderers to challenge the award decision before the contract is entered into.
The Public Contracts Regulations 2015 provide for aggrieved parties who have been harmed or are at risk of harm by a breach of the rules to take action in the High Court (England, Wales and Northern Ireland).