Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
II.1)Scope of the procurement
Birmingham City University Online Student Market Place — Incentive Scheme PS023.
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
Birmingham City University wishes to launch an Online Student Market Place — Incentive Scheme aimed at supporting its UK and EU full and part-time undergraduate students joining the University. Students will be allocated funding specifically to redeem via the Online Student Market Place against a range of education related products. The requirement is for an online shop with a range of books and other learning resources which will be attractive to students and which will support their studies. The external provider will be required to manage the scheme in partnership with the university.
The on-line range should include the following types of products as the core product group:
— Core Text Books.
As well as all or some of the below:
— Computer Hardware and Equipment;
— Sports Equipment;
— Computer Software and Licences;
— Professional Memberships.
Additional product categories may be provided.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
Birmingham City University wishes to launch a student incentives scheme aimed at supporting its UK and EU full- and part-time undergraduate students joining the University in 2017-18. The requirement is for an external provider to set up an on-line shop and manage the scheme, in partnership with the University.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
Contract length is 24 months with the option to extend for 12 months plus an additional 12 months thereafter.
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.4)Information about reduction of the number of solutions or tenders during negotiation or dialogue
IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
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
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: