LPS CORP - Provision of Consultancy Services - Regional Adoption Agency - RFQ 15190208

 

RFQ/RFI Tender Number

RFQ 15190208

Contract Reference

SG/CORP/LCC/18/730

Description

A new Regional Adoption Agency (RAA) is to be established covering the Lancashire County Council (LCC) and Blackpool Borough Council areas, with LCC as the host organisation who shall contract on behalf of itself and Blackpool Borough Council (the Authorities).

This tender is for the establishment of a single provider Agreement whereby the successful tenderer will be asked to provide consultancy services in relation to the establishment of a Regional Adoption Agency (RAA).

Tender Process Closing/Return Date

06/03/2018

Further Information & Documentation to be requested from (web location)

iSupplier Portal (Sourcing Supplier)

Contract Start Date

01/05/2018

Contract End Date

30/04/2019

Is this notice linked to another notice?

No

Annual Contract Value

£192,000

Total Contract Value

£240,000

Is this suitable for SME (Small & Medium Enterprises)?

Yes

Is this suitable for VCSE (Voluntary Community & Social Enterprise)?

No

Contract Type

Service Contract

Procedure Type

Open Procedure (OJEU)

Main site or location of works, main place of delivery or main place of performance

North West

CPV Code(s)

72224000; 72221000; 79400000; 79410000; 79411000

Expressions of Interest invited before:

10:00 am on 06/03/2018

Tender Documents are available until:

10:00 am on 06/03/2018

Contact Name

Sarah Goodwill

Contact Email Address

sarah.goodwill@lancashire.gov.uk

Contact Telephone Number

01772 538207

Awarding Authority

Lancashire County Council

Is this a Sub-Contract?

No

Other information:

The tender documents are available on Lancashire County Council's electronic tendering site http://www.lancashire.gov.uk/corporate/web/?siteid=6864&pageid=41137&e=e
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