Services - 460318-2020

01/10/2020    S191

United Kingdom-Rochdale: Insurance services

2020/S 191-460318

Contract notice


Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: ITT For The Provision Of Tenants Contents Insurance
National registration number: GB
Postal address: Rochdale Boroughwide Housing Sandbrook Way Sandbrook House
Town: Rochdale
NUTS code: UKD33 Manchester
Postal code: OL11 1RY
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Stephen Camm
Telephone: +44 1706273726
Internet address(es):
Main address:
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at:
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via:
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.5)Main activity
Housing and community amenities

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

ITT for the Provision of Tenants Contents Insurance

II.1.2)Main CPV code
66510000 Insurance services
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

Rochdale Boroughwide Housing strongly advises our tenants to take out insurance to cover furniture, belongings or decorations against theft, fire, vandalism and burst pipes. RBH currently offers a scheme to all RBH tenants and lease holders which offers low premiums that are added to their rent account on a weekly basis. The scheme currently has two levels of premiums, one for those over 60 and one for all other tenants. Cover available ranges from GBP 6 000-GBP 40 000. Optional covers are also available at an extra cost to insure personal belongings away from the home, hearing aids, motorised wheel chairs and pedal cycles away from the home.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 430 000.00 GBP
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKD3 Greater Manchester
Main site or place of performance:

The Borough of Rochdale, Manchester, UK.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

At present there are 2 099 tenants and leaseholders on the scheme, our current housing stock is approximately 12 342. The scheme is administered by ourselves and we receive commission for doing so and your offer should be addressed within your proposal. Can you please ensure that details of loss adjuster’s costs are detailed within your offer.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.6)Estimated value
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Start: 05/04/2021
End: 31/03/2024
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

This contract is for 3 years with one option to extend for 12 months, renewal will be 2024 or 2025 subject to contract extension.

II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
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.1.2)Economic and financial standing
List and brief description of selection criteria:

Financial assessment.

Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required:

As per the CCS required SQ levels.

III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement 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.1.1)Type of procedure
Open procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
Notice number in the OJ S: 2016/S 207-375456
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 02/11/2020
Local time: 09:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
Duration in months: 6 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 02/11/2020
Local time: 11:00

Sandbrook House, Sandbrook Way, Rochdale, OL11 1RY.

Information about authorised persons and opening procedure:

RBH Legal Team.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: yes
Estimated timing for further notices to be published:

January 2024 or January 2025 subject to contract extension.

VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
Electronic ordering will be used
Electronic invoicing will be accepted
Electronic payment will be used
VI.3)Additional information:

Payment will be 30 days by BACS

VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: Rochdale Boroughwide Housing
Postal address: Sandbrook House Sandbrook Way
Town: Rochdale
Postal code: OL11 1RY
Country: United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 170627326
Internet address:
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: