Services - 452702-2020

25/09/2020    S187

Norway-Oslo: Education and training services

2020/S 187-452702

Social and other specific services – public contracts

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Utenriksdepartementet
National registration number: 972 417 920
Postal address: Boks 8114 Dep.
Town: Oslo
NUTS code: NO011 Oslo
Postal code: 0032
Country: Norway
Contact person: Anette Kraakevik
E-mail: aek@wr.no
Telephone: +47 97109190
Internet address(es):
Main address: https://www.regjeringen.no/no/dep/ud/id833/
Address of the buyer profile: https://eu.eu-supply.com/ctm/Company/CompanyInformation/Index/245665
I.3)Communication
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: http://eu.eu-supply.com/app/rfq/rwlentrance_s.asp?PID=280013&B=DFO
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: http://eu.eu-supply.com/app/rfq/rwlentrance_s.asp?PID=280013&B=DFO
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to 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:

Framework Agreement for Instruction in Language and Culture Understanding — Spanish

Reference number: 20/7588
II.1.2)Main CPV code
80000000 Education and training services
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

Utenriksdepartementet [the Ministry of Foreign Affairs] invites suppliers to participate in a contest for the purchase of education services in Spanish language and culture understanding. The contracting authority will enter into four parallel framework agreements with Spanish language teachers.

Until now, the following types of courses have been held: language training of aspirants (over three semesters), group education on different levels, one-t-one maintenance education (B1/B2 and upward), instruction (specifically subject related) and intensive courses of one to 2 weeks duration.

All instruction and meeting activity takes place in the client's premises in Kronprinsensgt. 9, Oslo, unless special circumstances require otherwise. This will be by special agreement. The fixed hourly rates will also apply for the type of instruction and meeting activity.

Even if the service provider offers multiple persons/language instructors, the resources will be evaluated individually. The contracting authority will undertake an individual assessment of each resource and award framework agreements per resource.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 13 600 000.00 NOK
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
80500000 Training services
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: NO011 Oslo
Main site or place of performance:

Oslo.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Utenriksdepartementet [the Ministry of Foreign Affairs] invites suppliers to participate in a contest for the purchase of education services in Spanish language and culture understanding. The contracting authority will enter into four parallel framework agreements with Spanish language teachers.

Until now, the following types of courses have been held: language training of aspirants (over three semesters), group education on different levels, one-t-one maintenance education (B1/B2 and upward), instruction (specifically subject related) and intensive courses of one to 2 weeks duration.

All instruction and meeting activity takes place in the client's premises in Kronprinsensgt. 9, Oslo, unless special circumstances require otherwise. This will be by special agreement. The fixed hourly rates will also apply for the type of instruction and meeting activity.

Even if the service provider offers multiple persons/language instructors, the resources will be evaluated individually. The contracting authority will undertake an individual assessment of each resource and award framework agreements per resource.

II.2.6)Estimated value
Value excluding VAT: 13 600 000.00 NOK
II.2.7)Duration of the contract or the framework agreement
Duration in months: 48
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.4)Objective rules and criteria for participation
List and brief description of rules and criteria:

The contracting authority will refer to the attached tender documents.

III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract
Obligation to indicate the names and professional qualifications of the staff assigned to performing the contract

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
IV.1.1)Form of procedure
IV.1.3)Information about framework agreement
The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement
IV.1.10)Identification of the national rules applicable to the procedure:
IV.1.11)Main features of the award procedure:
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate / Time limit for receipt of expressions of interest
Date: 13/10/2020
Local time: 12:00
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
Norwegian

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: Oslo Tingrett
Postal address: Postboks 2106 Vika
Town: Oslo
Postal code: 0125
Country: Norway
E-mail: oslo.tingrett@domstol.no
Telephone: +47 22035200
Internet address: https://www.domstol.no/Enkelt-domstol/oslo--tingrett/
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
Official name: klagenemda for Offentlige Anskaffelser
Town: Bergen
Country: Norway
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
Official name: Utenriksdepartementet
Town: Oslo
Country: Norway
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
22/09/2020