Services - 452359-2019

26/09/2019    S186

United Kingdom-London: Health and social work services

2019/S 186-452359

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: Islington Council
Postal address: 7 Newington Barrow Way
Town: London
NUTS code: UKI LONDON
Postal code: N7 7EP
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Strategic Procurement
E-mail: procurement@islington.gov.uk
Telephone: +44 2075278118

Internet address(es):

Main address: http://www.islington.gov.uk/

Address of the buyer profile: http://www.islington.gov.uk/

I.2)Information about joint procurement
I.3)Communication
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Regional or local authority
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement
II.1.1)Title:

1920-0200 Mental Health Awareness and Suicide Prevention Training Services

Reference number: DN437677
II.1.2)Main CPV code
85000000 Health and social work services
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

This is a prior information notice (PIN) for information only. It is not a formal invitation to tender. You will need to respond to the contract notice in order to be considered for this contract. The purpose of this PIN is to maximise transparency and competition for the upcoming contract notice. All details in this PIN are subject to being updated or changed in the final contract notice.

The London Boroughs of Camden and Islington are considering tendering for mental health awareness and suicide prevention training services with a new contract expected to commence 1.4.2020. The contract period will be for a maximum of four (4) years and it is anticipated that the contract will be a tendered using the open procedure.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
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)
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKI LONDON
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Islington Council, on behalf of other partners including Camden Council and Camden CCG is looking to invite expressions of interest from suitable suppliers to provide the potential mental health awareness and suicide prevention training services. It is anticipated that the potential tender will comprise one lot although sub-contracting to deliver some or all of the contract requirements will be permitted. The elements sought by the potential tender include provision of:

— mental health first aid training,

— youth mental health first aid training,

— mental health awareness training,

— mental health awareness training for managers,

— suicide prevention training.

The proposed lifetime value of the contract is 620 000 GBP for the maximum four (4) years.

Suppliers interested in this opportunity are invited to attend a supplier information and engagement session to be held on 14.10.2019 between 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. at the following address:

The Lift, 45 White Lion Street, London, N1 9PW.

Please note that due to room constraints the number of people attending from each organisation is limited to 2.

Please confirm your intention to attend no later than: 7 October 2019 via email to: nina.job@islington.gov.uk

This is not an invitation to tender nor does it preclude or favour eligibility to participate in the formal procurement once it starts. It is a process solely to test the current market capacity, to scope the services, engage with a wide range of stakeholders and inform the procurement process.

Details in this PIN are subject to being updated or changed in the final contract notice.

The contract notice will be published on the e-tendering system used by Islington Council, the London Tenders Portal (ProContract). We would advise you to register on the e-tendering system now in order that you receive an email alert when the contract notice is published.

Register your company, free of charge, via the London Tenders Portal (ProContract) link: https://procontract.due-north.com/Login

II.2.14)Additional information

This is a prior information notice (PIN) for information only. It is not a formal invitation to tender. You will need to respond to the contract notice in order to be considered for this contract. The purpose of this PIN is to maximise transparency and competition for the upcoming contract notice. All details in this PIN are subject to being updated or changed in the final contract notice.

II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:
04/11/2019

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:
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
25/09/2019