Services - 351200-2016

08/10/2016    S195

United Kingdom-Edinburgh: Survey services

2016/S 195-351200

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only


Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Scottish Government
Postal address: Victoria Quay, Leith
Town: Edinburgh
Postal code: EH6 6QQ
Country: United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1312443509
Internet address(es):
Main address:
Address of the buyer profile:
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

Scottish Health Survey 2018-2021.

Reference number: 327300
II.1.2)Main CPV code
79311000 Survey services
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

Procurement of the Scottish Health Survey (SHeS) for the period 2018-2021 (with the possibility being extended for up to 2 further years).

II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Procurement of the Scottish Health Survey (SHeS) for the period 2018-2021 (with the possibility of being extended for up to 2 further years.)

The SHeS provides information about population health, health related behaviour and the use of health services amongst the population living in private households in Scotland. The survey has been run continuously since 2008. The SHeS reports at health board level every four years and at a national level annually.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:

Section IV: Procedure

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 Scottish Government does not require any formal submission at this stage. This notice is to advise potential tenderers that the Scottish Government will host a Supplier Briefing Day in Edinburgh on 10th November.

The purpose of the event is to outline our requirement and procurement timetable to potential tenderers and exchange information about expectations and market capability. Learnings from the event may help to shape our requirement prior to the start of the competitive tendering process.

The event will be held on a ‘without commitment’ basis and will have no bearing on supplier evaluation or selection.

Please register to attend this event no later than 17th October.

Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at

(SC Ref:465449).

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: