United Kingdom-Belfast: Risk or hazard assessment for construction
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: http://www.choice-housing.org/
Section II: Object
Provision of Fire Risk Assessments.
Choice Housing Ireland wish to engage a Consultant to carry out Fire Risk Assessments on their behalf to a number of schemes throughout Ireland for Choice Housing Ireland Ltd and Oaklee Trust. The appointment will be for a period of 3 years.
Choice Housing Ireland and Oaklee Housing wish to engage the services of a suitably experienced and competent consultancy to carry out Fire Risk Assessments (FRAs) in relation to its housing stock. FRAs are a statutory requirement for some properties including registered care homes and HMOs (relevant properties). For non-relevant properties such as purpose built blocks of flats and sheltered housing schemes, they are completed as good management practice.
The term of the contract will be for 3 years.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Refer to procurement documentation.
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
The cost of responding to the ITT and any subsequent tender information and/or participation exercise in the procurement process generally will be borne solely by the economic operator participating. A Memorandum of Information and ITT is available in respect of the project referred to in Section I) above. Economic operators should note that the Contracting Authority reserves the right to cancel this procurement process at any stage. Any expenditure, work or effort undertaken prior to the contract award is at the sole risk of the economic operator participating in this procurement process. All discussions and correspondence will be deemed strictly ‘Subject to Contract’ until a formal contract is entered into. The formal contract shall not be binding until it has been signed and dated by the duly authorised representatives of the parties. Any date given in Section IV) above is a best estimate at the time of dispatch. The Contracting Authority reserves the right to extend any such date. Neither the publication of this Notice nor the employment of any particular terminology or any other indication shall be taken to mean that the Contracting Authority intends to hold itself bound by Directive 2014/24/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council (as Amended) as implemented by the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 as amended.