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Tender for the delivery of a Business Support Initiative.

Contract award notice


Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

Belfast City Council
Cecil Ward Building, 4 -10 Linenhall Street
BT2 8BP Belfast

I.2)Type of the contracting authority
Regional or local authority
I.3)Main activity
General public services
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: no

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract
Tender for the delivery of a Business Support Initiative.
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
Service category No 11: Management consulting services [6] and related services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Belfast.

NUTS code UKN01

II.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)
II.1.4)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)
The delivery of a Business Support Initiative.
II.1.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

79410000, 79411100

II.1.6)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): no
II.2)Total final value of contract(s)
II.2.1)Total final value of contract(s)
Value: 458 600 GBP
Excluding VAT

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.2)Award criteria
IV.2.1)Award criteria
The most economically advantageous tender in terms of
1. The managing agent must demonstrate, through three completed case studies of activity delivered within the last five years, experience of volume/services programmes similar in nature to that being tendered.
2. The proposed Project Director/Manager must provide two completed case studies of activity delivered in the last five years to demonstrate experience of previous programme management.
3. Tenderers must be able to demonstrate, by way of an individual profile, that core team members have relevant experience gained in the last five years
4. Proposed approach and methodology. Weighting 110
5. Innovation/added value. Weighting 10
6. Timetable for delivery. Weighting 15
7. Quality management systems. Weighting 5
8. Cost
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction
An electronic auction has been used: no
IV.3)Administrative information
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

Contract notice

Notice number in the OJEU: 2013/S 174-300650 of 7.9.2013

Section V: Award of contract

Lot title: T1323 - Tender for delivery of a Business Support Initiative
V.1)Date of contract award decision:
V.2)Information about offers
Number of offers received: 6
V.3)Name and address of economic operator in favour of whom the contract award decision has been taken

Full Circle Management Solutions
8 Linden House, 96 Beechill Road

V.4)Information on value of contract
Total final value of the contract:
Value: 458 600 GBP
Excluding VAT
If annual or monthly value:
Number of months: 19
V.5)Information about subcontracting
The contract is likely to be sub-contracted: no

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about European Union funds
The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
VI.2)Additional information:
The contract shall be for a period of nineteen months, with the start date anticipated to be December 2013, in advance of the formal launch of the programme in January 2014.
VI.3)Procedures for appeal
VI.3.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures
VI.3.2)Lodging of appeals
VI.3.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice: