Dienstleistungen - 428491-2019

12/09/2019    S176    Services - Prior information notice without call for competition - Not applicable 

United Kingdom-Liverpool: Courier services

2019/S 176-428491

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only

Services

Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: The Minister for the Cabinet Office acting through Crown Commercial Service
Postal address: The Capital Building, Old Hall Street
Town: Liverpool
NUTS code: UK UNITED KINGDOM
Postal code: L3 9PP
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: ccscourierteam@crowncommercial.gov.uk
Telephone: +44 3450103503

Internet address(es):

Main address: https://www.gov.uk/ccs

I.2)Information about joint procurement
The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body
I.3)Communication
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
II.1.1)Title:

Courier Services

Reference number: RM6171
II.1.2)Main CPV code
64120000 Courier services
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

Crown Commercial Service (CCS) as the authority intends to put in place a Pan Government Collaborative Agreement for the provision of courier services to be utilised by central government departments and all other UK public sector bodies, including local authorities, health, police, fire and rescue, education and devolved administrations.

CCS will be partnering with YPO to put this agreement in place.

Suppliers wishing to engage with the authority to help shape this commercial vehicle should email ccscourierteam@crowncommercial.gov.uk

Quoting ‘RM6171 PIN Interest’ in the subject box.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 600 000 000.00 GBP
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
24000000 Chemical products
24210000 Oxides, peroxides and hydroxides
24600000 Explosives
24610000 Prepared explosives
33141510 Blood products
33600000 Pharmaceutical products
33620000 Medicinal products for the blood, blood-forming organs and the cardiovascular system
33651000 General anti-infectives for systemic use and vaccines
33680000 Pharmaceutical articles
33690000 Various medicinal products
33698100 Microbiological cultures
33954000 Biological evidence collection kits
35320000 Firearms
35321000 Light firearms
35331000 Ammunition for firearms and warfare
35340000 Parts of firearms and ammunition
35341000 Parts of light firearms
43411000 Sorting and screening machines
60000000 Transport services (excl. Waste transport)
60161000 Parcel transport services
60400000 Air transport services
60600000 Water transport services
64100000 Post and courier services
64121000 Multi-modal courier services
64121200 Parcel delivery services
64122000 Internal office mail and messenger services
75130000 Supporting services for the government
75131000 Government services
85111800 Pathology services
85111810 Blood analysis services
85111820 Bacteriological analysis services
90520000 Radioactive-, toxic-, medical- and hazardous waste services
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK UNITED KINGDOM
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Courier services:

Early thinking is that services will be broken down into framework lots including (but not limited to), the following draft courier services:

— collection and delivery,

— secure collection and delivery,

— secure collection and delivery and storage for examination papers,

— dedicated network,

— collection and delivery of specimens, samples, pharmaceutical and controlled drugs,

— regional courier,

— security screening,

— collection and delivery of firearms and explosives,

— collection and delivery of radioactive materials.

II.2.14)Additional information
II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:
29/05/2020

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
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 prior information notice is to signal an intention to commence market engagement with those within the courier market.

Crown Commercial Service intends to hold market engagement sessions during autumn 2019 with industry experts and suppliers interested in potentially bidding for the resulting framework contract. If you are interested in attending a market engagement session please express your interest by emailing ccscourierteam@crowncommercial.gov.uk no later than midday on 30.9.2019. Further details will be provided to you.

Your email must be titled PIN 6171 and clearly state: the name of your organisation, and contact details for the individual(s) who will participating in the market engagement.

Crown Commercial Service (CCS) will use an eSourcing system for this competition and reserves the right to use an electronic auction. The eSourcing system we will use is https://crowncommercialservice.bravosolution.co.uk

Please note that, to register, you must have a valid DUNS number (as provided by Dun and Bradstreet) for the organisation which you are registering, who will be entering into a contract if invited to do so.

The date in II.3) is the estimated date of publication, please refer to the CCS pipeline page http://ccs-agreements.cabinetoffice.gov.uk/procurement-pipeline for updates and monitor tenders electronic daily for the publication of the OJEU contract notice.

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
09/09/2019