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ESCC PS Provision of Healthwatch and Independent Health Complaints Advocacy Services.

Contract award notice


Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

East Sussex County Council
County Hall, St Annes Crescent
For the attention of: Stephanie Saunders
BN7 1UE Lewes
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1273481224

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority:

Address of the buyer profile:

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
ESCC PS Provision of Healthwatch and Independent Health Complaints Advocacy Services.
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
Service category No 25: Health and social services

NUTS code UKJ22

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 Healthwatch service is the consumer champion for health and social care listening to people to understand what matters most, influencing those that have the power to change services, and empowering people to get the most from health and social care services.
The Independent Health Complaints Service (IHCAS) provides practical support and direction for individuals making or intending to make an Health Services complaint, and assisting them in finding a resolution to their complaint of Health Services in the local authority area of the East Sussex County Council.
II.1.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

85000000, 85321000

II.1.6)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes
II.2)Total final value of contract(s)
II.2.1)Total final value of contract(s)
Value: 2 340 000 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
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
ESCC - 009997
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

Contract notice

Notice number in the OJEU: 2016/S 176-316766 of 13.9.2016

Section V: Award of contract

Contract No: ASC036_16 Lot title: ESCC PS Healthwatch and Independent Health Complaints Advocacy Service
V.1)Date of contract award decision:
V.2)Information about offers
Number of offers received: 2
V.3)Name and address of economic operator in favour of whom the contract award decision has been taken

East Sussex Community Voice
Barbican Suite, Greencoat House, 32 St Leonards Road
BN21 3UT Eastbourne
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1323403590

V.4)Information on value of contract
Initial estimated total value of the contract:
Value: 2 340 000 GBP
Excluding VAT
V.5)Information about subcontracting
The contract is likely to be sub-contracted: yes
Value or proportion of the contract likely to be sub-contracted to third parties:
Proportion: 20 %

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)Procedures for appeal
VI.3.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures

East Sussex County Council
County Hall, St Anne's Cresent
BN7 1UE Lewes
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1273481557

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: