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Services - 364595-2018

21/08/2018    S159    Services - Prior information notice without call for competition - Not applicable 

United Kingdom-London: World wide web (www) site design services

2018/S 159-364595

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: The Arts Council England
Postal address: 21 Bloomsbury St, Bloomsbury
Town: London
NUTS code: UK
Postal code: WC1B 3HF
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Zobair Mehmood
E-mail: procurement.services@artscouncil.org.uk
Telephone: +44 1619344317

Internet address(es):

Main address: http://www.artscouncil.org.uk/

Address of the buyer profile: https://public.bravosolution.co.uk/artscouncil/web/login.html

I.2)Information about joint procurement
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.5)Main activity
Recreation, culture and religion

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

ArtsJobs and ArtsNews: Hosting and Maintenance

Reference number: ACE 084 ITT
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

The Arts Council England (ACE) is carrying out Pre-Market Engagement (PME) in relation to the future procurement of website related services for the ArtsJobs and ArtsNews website ( http://www.artsjobs.org.uk/ ).

ACE will consider the feedback received to help inform options and further decision making so that we can understand the market capabilities to inform our technical requirements.

For the avoidance of doubt, this stage of the project is not part of a formal procurement process.

Participation or non-participation in the PME shall not prevent any supplier participating in a potential future procurement, nor is it intended that any information supplied as part of the PME shall place any supplier at an advantage in a potential procurement process. Participation in the PME will be at each organisation’s own cost. No expense in responding to this PME will be reimbursed by ACE.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKC
NUTS code: UKD
NUTS code: UKE
NUTS code: UKF
NUTS code: UKG
NUTS code: UKH
NUTS code: UKI
NUTS code: UKJ
NUTS code: UKK
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Additional information can be found via the following link: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/GZJGJW7

II.2.14)Additional information

To participate in the pre-market engagement questionnaire please follow the link: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/GZJGJW7

The deadline for responding to the pre-market engagement questionnaire is the 31.8.2018 at 17:00.

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:

This is not a call for competition. The Arts Council England intend to issue a call for competition after the 1.10.2018.

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: