Services - 400968-2016

15/11/2016    S220    - - Services - Prior information notice without call for competition - Not applicable 

United Kingdom-Nottingham: Technical testing, analysis and consultancy services

2016/S 220-400968

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
The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency
The Axis Building, 112 Upper Parliament Street
United Kingdom
Contact person: Mrs Suki Sohal
Telephone: +44 1159366844
Fax: +44 1159366573
NUTS code: UK

Internet address(es):

Main address:

I.2)Information about joint procurement
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Electronic communication requires the use of tools and devices that are not generally available. Unrestricted and full direct access to these tools and devices is possible, free of charge, at:
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.5)Main activity
Other activity: transport

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Market Surveillance Vehicle and Vehicle Component Testing.

Reference number: 028/002/0301
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

Vehicle and Vehicle Component Testing and Reporting.

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: UK
Main site or place of performance:

United Kingdom.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

DVSA is the UK agency responsible for automotive market surveillance and is seeking to appoint a contractor to manage a framework that can deliver testing of vehicles and components against safety, environmental, and type approval standards.

DVSA is seeking a contract that will provide;

1. Laboratory and real driving emissions (RDE) testing services for vehicles and components.

2. Testing and checks on other Automotive Components

3. Production of data from test and check results as appropriate and required.

4. Analysis of test and check data if required by DVSA.

II.2.14)Additional information

We plan an event at:

DVSA, The Axis Building, 112 Upper Parliament Street, Nottingham, NG1 6LP on the 29.11.2016. Please download the attached Market Surveillance Vehicle and Vehicle Component Testing Additional Information document.

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:

For more information about this opportunity, please visit the Delta eSourcing portal at:

To respond to this opportunity, please click here:

GO Reference: GO-20161111-PRO-9100971.

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: