Paslaugos - 43157-2021

27/01/2021    S18

United Kingdom-Edinburgh: Pathology services

2021/S 018-043157


Notice for changes or additional information


(Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, 2020/S 228-563103)

Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority/entity

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service
Postal address: Crown Office, 25 Chambers Street
Town: Edinburgh
Postal code: EH1 1LA
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Audrey Cameron
Telephone: +44 3000203000
Fax: +44 8445614069
Internet address(es):
Main address:
Address of the buyer profile:

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Forensic and Non-Forensic Pathology and Mortuary Services Provision

Reference number: COPFS-2020-PMM
II.1.2)Main CPV code
85111800 Pathology services
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

The Lord Advocate, through the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service (COPFS) has responsibility in Scotland for the prosecution of crime and the investigation of sudden or suspicious deaths which require further investigation. As part of the process of investigating deaths, the Procurator Fiscal may, in order to establish the cause and mechanism of death, instruct post-mortem examinations at specified mortuaries.

The current contracts are due to expire in 2021 and as a result COPFS is looking to procure the provision of pathology and mortuary services required across the whole of Scotland (mainland and the Scottish islands).

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
VI.6)Original notice reference
Notice number in the OJ S: 2020/S 228-563103

Section VII: Changes

VII.1)Information to be changed or added
VII.1.2)Text to be corrected in the original notice
Section number: IV.2.2)
Place of text to be modified: Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Instead of:
Date: 02/03/2021
Local time: 12:00
Date: 05/05/2021
Local time: 12:00
VII.2)Other additional information:

COPFS has considered the requests for an extension of time received and has decided to amend the timetable for receipt of the tender.