United Kingdom-Sittingbourne: Construction work for houses
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: http://www.swale.gov.uk/
Address of the buyer profile: http://www.swale.gov.uk/
Section II: Object
Staying Put Disabled Facilities Grant Work, Primarily Shower Room Conversions, other Home Adaptations Including External Ramping and other Hospital Discharge Works
The Council is tendering for Disabled Facilities Grant (DFG) work and other associated works, including hospital discharge and repairs which are carried out through the Staying Put service. Works will be undertaken to various private residential properties in Swale to enable elderly and vulnerable people to stay in their homes.
Tenderers can apply for Lot 1, Lot 2 or both lots.
Swale Borough Council reserves the right to not award Lot 2.
Within the Borough of Swale.
Disabled Facilities Grant (DFG) work will primarily consist of shower room conversions/adaptations, external ramping, drainage and other adaptations within the home to enable an elderly or vulnerable person to remain living there. A comprehensive list of works can be found in the Schedule of Rates in the ITT document.
The contract will commence on 30.4.2020 and terminate on 30.4.2022. Subject to funding and contract performance there may be an extension to this contract of up to 2 years.
To carry out work in client’s home that will either prevent hospital admissions or allow quicker discharge.
Works will include for example fitting mop stick rails, grab rails, key safes, smoke alarms, galvanised rails, lowering thresholds, ramping, making safe open plan stairs, turning around doors and making sliding doors, clearing clutter rooms and deep cleaning of dirty properties.
Swale Borough Council reserve the right to not award Lot 2.
At the Council's sole and exclusive option the contract period may be extended for periods up to a maximum of 2 years in which case, for the purpose of the contract, the contract period shall be deemed to apply to such extended period.
The Council has the option to not award Lot 2.
Should Lot 2 be awarded, if there are not sufficient contractors appointed, Swale Borough Council reserve the right to award cases to contractors outside of the Framework.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Stated in the procurement documents.
Section IV: Procedure
Swale Borough Council
Tenders will be opened in the presence of a representative from democratic and electoral services, and independent senior officer, the staying put manager, strategic housing and health manager and a legal representative.
Section VI: Complementary information
The 10 day Alcatel period will apply from the date of the award and unsuccessful letters.