United Kingdom - Wrexham: Special-purpose road passenger-transport services

Main activities: 
General public services
Type: 
NOTICE_UUID
Type of contract: 
SERVICES
Market: 
SERVICES
Bid type: 
Submission for all lots
Awarding procedure: 
Open procedure
Award criteria: 
Lowest price
Published: 
Saturday, January 13, 2018
Tender cycle: 
Tender ID: 
2018/S 009-016010

Contract notice

Services

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)

Name and addresses
Wrexham County Borough Council
Corporate Procurement, Lampbit Street
Wrexham
LL11 1AR
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1978292791
E-mail: procurement@wrexham.gov.uk
NUTS code: UKL23

Internet address(es):

Main address: www.wrexham.gov.uk

Address of the buyer profile: http://www.sell2wales.gov.wales/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA0264

I.2)

Joint procurement
The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body

I.3)

Communication
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: www.etenderwales.bravosolution.co.uk
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: www.etenderwales.bravosolution.co.uk
Electronic communication requires the use of tools and devices that are not generally available. Unrestricted and full direct access to these tools and devices is possible, free of charge, at: www.etenderwales.bravosolution.co.uk

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:

School Transport Feb 2018

II.1.2)

Main CPV code
60130000

II.1.3)

Type of contract
Services

II.1.4)

Short description:

Wrexham County Borough Council invites tenders for the provision of Education Transport Services (including SEN, and Children & Young Persons and Adult Social Care).

Available routes are as listed below:

— Route 440X: YSGOL BRO ALUN/YSGOL PLAS COCH & YSGOL BODHYFRYD.

— Route 440Y: YSGOL BRO ALUN/YSGOL PLAS COCH & YSGOL BODHYFRYD.

— Route195A: Garth Primary School,

— Route 567H: St Josephs/St Marys,

— Route 567F: St Josephs/St Marys,

— Route 567Q: St Josephs/St Marys, and,

— Route 563W: YSGOL Morgan LLWYD.

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)
60120000
34121000
60100000
60112000
60130000
60170000

II.2.3)

Place of performance
NUTS code: UKL23

II.2.4)

Description of the procurement:

Wrexham County Borough Council invites tenders for the provision of Education Transport Services (including SEN, and Children & Young Persons and Adult Social Care).

Available routes are as listed below:

— Route 440X: YSGOL BRO ALUN/YSGOL PLAS COCH & YSGOL BODHYFRYD.

— Route 440Y: YSGOL BRO ALUN/YSGOL PLAS COCH & YSGOL BODHYFRYD.

— Route195A: Garth Primary School,

— Route 567H: St Josephs/St Marys,

— Route 567F: St Josephs/St Marys,

— Route 567Q: St Josephs/St Marys, and,

— Route 563W: YSGOL MorganORGAN LLWYD.

II.2.5)

Award criteria
Criteria below
Price

II.2.6)

Estimated value

II.2.7)

Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 36
This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.10)

Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)

Information about options
Options: no

II.2.12)

Information about electronic catalogues

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.1.1)

Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
List and brief description of conditions:

As detailed within the ITT.

III.1.2)

Economic and financial standing
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents

III.1.3)

Technical and professional ability
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents

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:

As detailed within the ITT.

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)

Type of procedure
Open 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)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes

IV.2)

Administrative information

IV.2.1)

Previous publication concerning this procedure

IV.2.2)

Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 12/02/2018
Local time: 12:00

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:
English

IV.2.6)

Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender

IV.2.7)

Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 12/02/2018
Local time: 13:00

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)

Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: no

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:

1) Register your company on the eTenderwales portal (this is required only once):

— browse to the eSourcing Portal: www.etenderwales.bravosolution.co.uk,

— click the “Click here to register” link,

— accept the terms and conditions and click “continue”,

— enter your correct business and user details,

— note the username you chose and click “Save” when complete, and,

— you will shortly receive an email with your unique password (please keep this secure).

2. Express an Interest in the tender:

— login to the portal with the username/password,

— click the “Open Access PQQs/ITTs” link (These are Invitations to Tender open to any registered supplier),

— click on the relevant PQQ/ITT to access the content,

— click the “Express Interest” button in the “Actions” box on the left-hand side of the page,

— this will move the PQQ/ITT into your “My PQQ/ITTs” page. (This is a secure area reserved for your projects only), and,

— click on the PQQ/ITT code, you can now access any attachments by clicking the “Settings and Buyer Attachments” in the “Actions” box.

3. Responding to the tender:

— you can now choose to “Reply” or “Reject” (please give a reason if rejecting);

— you can now use the ‘Messages' function to communicate with the buyer and seek any clarification;

— note the deadline for completion, then follow the onscreen instructions to complete the ITT;

— there may be a mixture of online and offline actions for you to perform (there is detailed online help available).

If you require any further assistance use the online help, or the BravoSolution help desk is available Mon – Fri (8:00 – 18:00) on:

— e-mail: help@bravosolution.co.uk

— phone: +44 8003684850

— fax: +44 2070800480

NOTE:

— the authority is using eTenderwales to carry out this procurement process,

— to obtain further information record your interest on Sell2Wales at:

— — http://www.sell2wales.gov.wales/search/search_switch.aspx?ID=75600

Under the terms of this contract, the successful suppliers will be required to deliver Community Benefits in support of the authority’s economic and social objectives. Accordingly, contract performance conditions may relate in particular to social and environmental considerations.

The Community Benefits included in this contract are:

— in line with its vision, values and corporate objectives Wrexham County Borough Council aims to contribute to the development of the local economy and maximise community regeneration through its procurement activity.

Please refer to the Community Benefits Information Sheet and Community Benefits Method Statement attached to this tender.

(WA Ref:75600).

The buyer considers that this contract is suitable for consortia.

VI.4)

Procedures for review

VI.4.1)

Review body
Wrexham County Borough Council
Corporate Procurement, Lampbit Street
Wrexham
LL11 1AR
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1978292791

VI.4.2)

Body responsible for mediation procedures

VI.4.3)

Review procedure
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

The Contracting Authority will incorporate a minimum of 10 calendar day standstill period at the point that an award decision notice is communicated to tenderers.

The award decision notice will specify the criteria for the award of the contract, the reasons for the decision, including when the standstill period is expected to end or the date before which the Contracting Authority will not conclude the contract. If an appeal regarding the award of a contract has not been successfully resolved, the Public Contracts (Amendment) Regulations 2009 provide for aggrieved parties who have been harmed or at risk of a breach of the rules to take action in the High Court (England, Wales and Northern Ireland). Any such action must be brought promptly (generally within 3 months).

The Court may order the setting aside of the award decision or may order the Contracting Authority to amend any document and may award damages. If the Contract has been entered into the Court may make a declaration of ineffectiveness or may order that the duration of any relevant specific contract be shortened and additionally may award damages.

The time limit for seeking such a declaration is generally 6 months (and 30 days in certain circumstances).

VI.4.4)

Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained

VI.5)

Date of dispatch of this notice:
11/01/2018
Low Value Tender: