Places for People: Property Works DPS

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Notice Summary
Title: Property Works DPS
Notice type: Contract Notice
Authority: Places for People
Nature of contract: Works
Procedure: Restricted
Short Description: Places for People Group Limited are seeking suitably qualified contractors for works to domestic properties. It is intended that the Dynamic Purchasing System will be capable of being used by Contracting Authorities in the United Kingdom.
Published: 07/06/2019 11:07

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UK-Preston: Repair and maintenance services.
Section I: Contracting Authority
      I.1) Name and addresses
             Places for People Group Limited
             4 The Pavilions, Port Way, Preston, PR2 2YB, United Kingdom
             Main Address:, Address of the buyer profile:
             NUTS Code: UK
      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: Yes.
      I.3) Communication
      The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at:
      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
            Housing and community amenities

Section II: Object
II.1) Scope of the procurement
      II.1.1) Title: Property Works DPS       
      Reference Number: Not provided
      II.1.2) Main CPV Code:
      50000000 - Repair and maintenance services.

      II.1.3) Type of contract: WORKS
      II.1.4) Short description: Places for People Group Limited are seeking suitably qualified contractors for works to domestic properties. It is intended that the Dynamic Purchasing System will be capable of being used by Contracting Authorities in the United Kingdom.       
      II.1.5) Estimated total value:
      Value excluding VAT: 500,000,000       
      Currency: GBP
      II.1.6) Information about lots:
      This contract is divided into lots: No       
II.2) Description
      II.2.2) Additional CPV codes:
      45300000 - Building installation work.
      II.2.3) Place of performance:
      II.2.4) Description of procurement: Places for People are seeking to appoint a number of contractors that consistently meet the standards
required. The contractors will need to be able to provide a range of works to meet the varying
requirements of Places for People and other organisations. As such, Places for People wish to form
and let a Whole House Contractors Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) which will be utilised and owned
by Places for People Procurement Hub. It is intended that this DPS will be capable of being used by
contracting authorities in the United Kingdom.
It is anticipated that this DPS will be able to be used to procure contractors to complete works required
to domestic properties. The procurement covers all works typically required on a planned or cyclical
programme including new installations, planned repairs and major works, upgrades and
refurbishments. The DPS may also be used for reactive maintenance/responsive repairs and voids.
The DPS will be not be divided into defined Lots. Instead contractors are asked to complete a matrix
to provide details of the work types/trades that they can undertake. Suppliers can apply for as many
work types as they wish.
Windows and Doors
Painting and Decorating
Aids and Adaptations
General Building Works
External Works
Roofing and Roofline
The works required could be on either a repair, replace, install only or supply and install basis
depending on the Client’s requirements and if they already have a materials supply chain in place.
In addition to providing details on the work that can be provided, contractors are also asked to provide
details of the post code areas in which these works can be provided. Further competitions will be on
a project by project basis and all suppliers who pass this PQQ and meet the Client’s requirement in
terms of work type and geographical coverage will be invited to tender. Although the opportunity is
not divided into defined Lots, the skills and postcode matrix will in effect create multiple virtual Lots.
      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:
      Duration in months: 120       
      This contract is subject to renewal: No       
      Description of renewals: Not provided
      II.2.9) Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited:
             Envisaged minimum number: 1
      Objective criteria for choosing the limited number of candidates: 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             
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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.2.2) 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: No

Section IV: Procedure
   IV.1) Description RESTRICTED
      IV.1.1) Type of procedure: Restricted   
   IV.1.3) Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system    
         The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement - NO        
         The procurement involves the setting up of a dynamic purchasing system       
         The dynamic purchasing system might be used by additional purchasers           
         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: Yes       
   IV.2) Administrative information
      IV.2.1) Previous publication concerning this procedure:
         Notice number in the OJ S: 2016/S 170 - 305523       
      IV.2.2) Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
       Date: 31/10/2026 Time: 10:00
      IV.2.3) Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates: Not Provided       
      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      

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 No       
   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:
             High Court of England and Wales
       Royal Courts of Justice, Strand, London, WC2A 2LL, United Kingdom
   VI.4.2) Body responsible for mediation procedures:
             High Court of England and Wales
          Royal Courts of Justice, Strand, London, WC2A 2LL, 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 lodging of appeals may be obtained:
          Crown Commercial Services
       1 Horse Guards Road, London, SW1A 2HQ, United Kingdom
   VI.5) Date Of Dispatch Of This Notice: 07/06/2019

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