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NHS Dumfries and Galloway Acute Services Redevelopment Project

Prior information notice


Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

NHS Dumfries and Galloway
Mid North, Crichton Hall, Glencaple Road
Contact point(s): Project Director
For the attention of: Dennis O'Keeffe
DG1 4TG Dumfries
Telephone: +44 1387241682

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority:

Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)

I.2)Type of the contracting authority
Body governed by public law
I.3)Main activity
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: no

Section II.A: Object of the contract (Works)

II.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:
NHS Dumfries and Galloway Acute Services Redevelopment Project
II.2)Type of contract and location of works
Main site or location of works: The new District General Hospital for Dumfries and Galloway will be constructed on a site at Garroch Loaning, Dumfries.
The contract is for the design, build, finance and maintenance of a new District General Hospital for Dumfries and Galloway.
II.3)Information on framework agreement
The notice involves the establishment of a framework agreement: no
II.4)Short description of nature and scope of works
NHS Dumfries and Galloway are seeking a Private Sector Partner to participate and invest in a new District General Hospital.
The Project will involve the design, build, finance and maintenance of a new District General Hospital with an estimated cost range of GBP 180-200 million.
This will be delivered under the Scottish Government's Non-Profit Distributing (NPD) model which is the form of public-private partnership preferred by the Scottish Government.
Estimated value excluding VAT:
Range: between 180 000 000 and 200 000 000 GBP


This contract is divided into lots: no
II.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

45215140, 45215100, 45000000, 45100000, 45300000, 45400000, 71200000, 71300000, 79993100, 75200000, 77314000, 72253100, 50700000, 79993000, 98341000, 51410000, 71314200, 66515200, 45314300, 35121000, 31625200, 45452000, 80531000

II.6)Scheduled date for start of award procedures and duration of the contract
Duration in months: 324 (from the award of the contract)
II.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes
II.8)Additional information:
NHS Dumfries and Galloway will hold a Bidders' Open Day on Friday, 28.6.2013 for those parties interested in the Project. The Bidders' Open Day will be held in Dumfries.

Interested parties wishing to attend the Bidders' Open Day should register as soon as possible to attend this event by either emailing Dawn Diamond at , or by writing to Project Office, Acute Servcies Redevelopment Project, Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary, Bankend Road, Dumfries DG1 4AP. All correspondence should be clearly marked - NHS Dumfries and Galloway Acute Services Redevelopment Project - Attendance at Bidders' Open Day. All correspondence should also confirm if the parties wish to request a short private meeting on the day. Private meetings will be restricted to consortia only, and NHS Dumfries and Galloway reserves the right to limit the duration of private meetings.

Further details will be provided upon registration.

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
Finance to be provided by the Private Sector Partner in accordance with the Scottish Government's NPD Initiative. Full details to be set out in the ITPD and contract documents.
The contracting authority reserves the right to consider alternative funding, financing and/or contractual arrangements to support the delivery of the Project.
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Information about reserved contracts

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:
VI.3)Information on general regulatory framework
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice: