Bip Buyer de-activated users: Provision of Barrister's Services

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Notice Summary
Title: Provision of Barrister's Services
Notice type: Contract Notice
Authority: Bip Buyer de-activated users
Nature of contract: Not applicable
Procedure: Open
Short Description: The Gambling Commission are looking for a contractor who can provide Barrister's Services.
Published: 17/10/2017 12:42

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UK-Birmingham: Legal advisory and representation services.
Section I: Contracting Authority
      I.1) Name and addresses
             Gambling Commission
             Victoria Square House, Victoria Square, Birmingham, B2 4BP, United Kingdom
             Email: procurement@gamblingcommission.gov.uk
             Main Address: www.gamblingcommission.gov.uk
             NUTS Code: UKG31
      I.2) Joint procurement
      The contract involves joint procurement: No.
      In the case of joint procurement involving different countries, state applicable national procurement law: Not provided       
      The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body: No.
      I.3) Communication
      The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: www.gamblingcommission.gov.uk
      Additional information can be obtained from: the abovementioned address
      Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to the abovementioned address       
      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: Not provided
      I.4) Type of the contracting authority
            Body governed by public law
      I.5) Main activity
            Recreation, culture and religion

Section II: Object
II.1) Scope of the procurement
      II.1.1) Title: Provision of Barrister's Services       
      Reference Number: T17/18 - 09
      II.1.2) Main CPV Code:
      79110000 - Legal advisory and representation services.

      II.1.3) Type of contract: SERVICES
      II.1.4) Short description: The Gambling Commission are looking for a contractor who can provide Barrister's Services.       
      II.1.5) Estimated total value:
      Value excluding VAT: Not Provided       
      Currency: Not Provided
      II.1.6) Information about lots:
      This contract is divided into lots: No       
   
II.2) Description
      
      II.2.2) Additional CPV codes:
      Not Provided       
      II.2.3) Place of performance:
      UKG31 Birmingham
      
      II.2.4) Description of procurement: The Gambling Commission is seeking barristers’ legal services. The Gambling Commission anticipates appointing two or more sets of chambers to its standing panel, who are able in conjunction to offer substantial UK (excluding Scottish) administrative and public law and regulatory law expertise, and gambling law advice and representation (including advice and representation on the conduct of the National Lottery under the third National Lottery licence). It would be highly desirable if respondents were also able to offer advice and representation in relation to employment law, contract law, information law, prosecutions, and anti-money laundering law. The Commission may also need ad hoc advice from time to time on other legal areas. It is intended that legal representatives will be appointed to the panel for an initial period of three years, with the possibility of renewal on an annual basis up to a maximum of five years in total.
      II.2.5) Award criteria:
            Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents            
      II.2.6) Estimated value:
      Value excluding VAT: Not provided       
      Currency: Not provided       
      II.2.7) Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system:
      Start: 01/01/2018 / End: 31/12/2020       
      This contract is subject to renewal: No       
      Description of renewals: Not provided
      
      II.2.10) Information about variants:
      Variants will be accepted: No
      II.2.11) Information about options:
      Options:       No             
      Description of options: Not provided
      II.2.12) Information about electronic catalogues:
      Tenders must be presented in the form of electronic catalogues or include an electronic catalogue: No
      II.2.13) Information about European Union funds:
      The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: No       
      Identification of the project: Not provided             
      II.2.14) Additional information: The Gambling Commission requires you to submit an Expression of Interest to procurement@gamblingcommission.gov.uk. All Invitations to Tender (ITT) will be despatch from this address and all completed proposals to the ITT must be send to procurement@gamblingcommission.gov.uk ONLY.       


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:          
      Not Provided       
      III.1.2) Economic and financial standing       
      List and brief description of selection criteria:       
      Not Provided    
      Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required (if applicable) :       
      Not Provided    
      III.1.3) Technical and professional ability
      List and brief description of selection criteria:       
      Not Provided      
      Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required (if applicable) :          
      Not Provided   
      III.1.5) Information about reserved contracts (if applicable)   
      The contract is reserved to sheltered workshops and economic operators aiming at the social and professional integration of disabled or disadvantaged persons: No       
      The execution of the contract is restricted to the framework of sheltered employment programmes: No    
      
   III.2) Conditions related to the contract
      III.2.1) Information about a particular profession    
      Reference to the relevant law, regulation or administrative provision:          
      Not Provided    
      III.2.2) Contract performance conditions          
      Not Provided          
      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: Yes    

Section IV: Procedure
   IV.1) Description OPEN
      IV.1.1) Type of procedure: Open   
   
   IV.1.3) Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system    
         The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement - NO    
         In the case of framework agreements justification for any duration exceeding 4 years: Not Provided    
   
   
   IV.1.6) Information about electronic auction:
      An electronic auction will be used: No
      Additional information about electronic auction: Not provided
   IV.1.8) Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
      The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: No       
   IV.2) Administrative information
      IV.2.1) Previous publication concerning this procedure:
         Notice number in the OJ S: Not provided       
      IV.2.2) Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
       Date: 24/11/2017 Time: 12:00
            
      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: Not Provided      
      IV.2.7) Conditions for opening of tenders:
         Date: 24/11/2017
         Time: 12:00
      

Section VI: Complementary Information
   VI.1) Information about recurrence
   This is a recurrent procurement: No    
   Estimated timing for further notices to be published: Not provided
   VI.2) Information about electronic workflows
   Electronic ordering will be used No       
   Electronic invoicing will be accepted Yes       
   Electronic payment will be used No       
   VI.3) Additional Information: The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement.
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   VI.4) Procedures for review
   VI.4.1) Review body:
             Gambling Commission
       Victoria Square House, Victoria Square, Birmingham, B2 4BP, United Kingdom
   VI.4.2) Body responsible for mediation procedures:
Not provided
   VI.4.3) Review procedure
   Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:    
    Not Provided    
   VI.4.4) Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained:
Not provided
   VI.5) Date Of Dispatch Of This Notice: 17/10/2017

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UK-Birmingham: Legal advisory and representation services.

Section I: Contracting Authority

   I.1) Name, Addresses and Contact Point(s):
       Gambling Commission
       Victoria Square House, Victoria Square, Birmingham, B2 4BP, United Kingdom
       Email: procurement@gamblingcommission.gov.uk
       Main Address: www.gamblingcommission.gov.uk
       NUTS Code: UKG31

   I.2) Joint procurement:
      The contract involves joint procurement: No          
      In the case of joint procurement involving different countries, state applicable national procurement law: Not Provided
      The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body: No

   I.4)Type of the contracting authority:
      Body governed by public law

   I.5) Main activity:
      Recreation, culture and religion

Section II: Object Of The Contract

   II.1) Scope of the procurement

      II.1.1) Title: Provision of Barrister's Services            
      Reference number: T17/18 - 09

      II.1.2) Main CPV code:
         79110000 - Legal advisory and representation services.


      II.1.3) Type of contract: SERVICES

      II.1.4) Short description: The Gambling Commission are looking for a contractor who can provide Barrister's Services.

      II.1.6) Information about lots
         This contract is divided into lots: No
            
      II.1.7) Total value of the procurement (excluding VAT)
          Value: 200,000
                  
         Currency:GBP            

   II.2) Description

      II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s):
      Not Provided

      II.2.3) Place of performance
      Nuts code:
      UKG31 - Birmingham
   
      Main site or place of performance:
      Birmingham
             

      II.2.4) Description of the procurement: The Gambling Commission is seeking barristers’ legal services. The Gambling Commission anticipates appointing two or more sets of chambers to its standing panel, who are able in conjunction to offer substantial UK (excluding Scottish) administrative and public law and regulatory law expertise, and gambling law advice and representation (including advice and representation on the conduct of the National Lottery under the third National Lottery licence). It would be highly desirable if respondents were also able to offer advice and representation in relation to employment law, contract law, information law, prosecutions, and anti-money laundering law. The Commission may also need ad hoc advice from time to time on other legal areas. It is intended that legal representatives will be appointed to the panel for an initial period of three years, with the possibility of renewal on an annual basis up to a maximum of five years in total.

      II.2.5) Award criteria:
      Quality criterion - Name: Capability / Weighting: 65
      Quality criterion - Name: Quality Assurance / Weighting: 10
      Quality criterion - Name: Value for Money / Weighting: 25
                  
      Cost criterion - Name: Value for Money / Weighting: 25
            

      II.2.11) Information about options
         Options: No
         

      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: The Gambling Commission requires you to submit an Expression of Interest to procurement@gamblingcommission.gov.uk. All Invitations to Tender (ITT) will be despatch from this address and all completed proposals to the ITT must be send to procurement@gamblingcommission.gov.uk ONLY.


Section IV: Procedure

IV.1) Description

   IV.1.1)Type of procedure: Open


   IV.1.3) Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
      The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement: No       
      

   IV.1.6) Information about electronic auction
      An electronic auction has been used: No

   IV.1.8) Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
      The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: No

IV.2) Administrative information

   IV.2.1) Previous publication concerning this procedure
       Notice number in the OJEU: 2017/S 202-416024
      
   

   IV.2.9) Information about termination of call for competition in the form of a prior information notice
      The contracting authority will not award any further contracts based on the above prior information notice: No

Section V: Award of contract

Award Of Contract (No.1)

   Contract No: CN0420    
   Lot Number: Not Provided    
   Title: Not Provided

   A contract/lot is awarded: Yes


   V.2) Award of contract

      V.2.1) Date of conclusion of the contract: 30/01/2018

      V.2.2) Information about tenders
         Number of tenders received: 20
         Number of tenders received from SMEs: Not Provided          
         Number of tenders received from tenderers from other EU Member States: Not Provided          
         Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: Not Provided          
         Number of tenders received by electronic means: 20

      V.2.3) Name and address of the contractor

      The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: Yes
         
         Contractor (No.1)
             11KBW
             11 King’s Bench Walk Temple, London, EC4Y 7EQ, United Kingdom
             NUTS Code: UKI
            The contractor is an SME: Yes
         
         Contractor (No.2)
             Blackstone Chambers
             Blackstone House, Temple, London, EC4Y 9BW, United Kingdom
             NUTS Code: UKI
            The contractor is an SME: Yes
         
         Contractor (No.3)
             Cornerstone Chambers
             Temple Row, Birmingham, B2 5LS, United Kingdom
             NUTS Code: UKG31
            The contractor is an SME: Yes
         
         Contractor (No.4)
             QEB Hollis Whiteman Chambers
             1-2 Laurence Pountney Hill, London, EC4R 0EU, United Kingdom
             NUTS Code: UKI
            The contractor is an SME: Yes

      V.2.4) Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
         Initial estimated total value of the contract/lot: 200,000          
         Total value of the contract/lot: 200,000
         Currency: GBP

      V.2.5) Information about subcontracting
         The contract is likely to be subcontracted: No
         
Section VI: Complementary information

   VI.3) Additional information: The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement.
To view this notice, please click here:
https://www.delta-esourcing.com/delta/viewNotice.html?noticeId=302228932

   VI.4) Procedures for review

      VI.4.1) Review body
          Gambling Commission
          Victoria Square House, Victoria Square, Birmingham, B2 4BP, United Kingdom

      VI.4.3) Review procedure
         Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures: Not Provided

      VI.4.4) Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
         Not Provided

   VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice: 12/02/2018