By browsing our site you agree to our use of cookies. You will only see this message once. Find out more
We regret to inform you that we have ceased publication of current announcements.
Unitedkingdom-tenders.co.uk domain is for sale. Please contact us.

Knightstone Housing Group wishes to select a Service Provider to provide external audit services for all organisations within the Group. The successful Service Provider will be appointed for a period of three years commencing 31.7.2017 ...

Contract award notice

Results of the procurement procedure

Services

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Knightstone Housing Group
Weston Gateway Business Park
Weston-super-Mare
BS24 7JP
United Kingdom
Contact person: Andy Dyer
E-mail:
NUTS code: UKK

Internet address(es):

Main address: www.knightstone.co.uk

Address of the buyer profile: http://www.mytenders.org/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA24008

I.2)Joint procurement
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:

Provision of external audit services.

II.1.2)Main CPV code
79212000
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

Knightstone Housing Group wishes to select a Service Provider to provide external audit services for all organisations within the Group.

The successful Service Provider will be appointed for a period of three years commencing 31.7.2017 with an option to extend for a further 2 years, subject to consistently high quality performance, which will be reviewed on an annual basis. The existing Service Provider will perform the external audit for the financial year to 31.3.2017.

Knightstone's current annual expenditure on the Services is 35 700 GBP.

The specification and scope of the Services required are set out in the Contract Documents.

II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.1.7)Total value of the procurement (excluding VAT)
Value excluding VAT: 362 000.00 GBP
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
79212000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKK
Main site or place of performance:

Weston-super-Mare.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Knightstone Housing Group (‘Knightstone’) wishes to select a Service Provider to provide external audit services for all organisations within the Group.

Knightstone's key objectives in its approach to procurement of external audit services are to:

- appoint a high quality service provider for three years to perform the annual external audit of Knightstone Housing Group Ltd and its subsidiaries for each year commencing with the financial year to 31.3.2018;

- work with an audit partner who will add value to our organisation;

- optimise our purchasing power and achieve a value for money service;

- benefit from added value services, such as free advice and training;

- share information and commence a relationship in order to build a mutual understanding of the scope of the audit and the audit approach to assisting Knightstone fulfil its governance responsibilities.

The successful Service Provider will be appointed for a period of three years commencing 31.7.2017 with an option to extend for a further two years, subject to performance which will be reviewed on an annual basis. The existing Service Provider will perform the external audit for the financial year to 31.3.2017.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Quality / Weighting: 60
Price - Weighting: 40
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

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Restricted procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction
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: 2017/S 029-051999
IV.2.8)Information about termination of dynamic purchasing system
IV.2.9)Information about termination of call for competition in the form of a prior information notice

Section V: Award of contract

A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
31/07/2017
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 1
Number of tenders received from SMEs: 0
Number of tenders received from tenderers from other EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: 0
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 1
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
BDO LLP
2 City Place, Beehive Ring Road
Gatwick
RH6 0PA
United Kingdom
NUTS code: UK
The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Total value of the contract/lot: 362 000.00 GBP
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

(MT Ref:200769).

VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Knightstone Housing Association
Weston Gateway Business Park
Weston-super-Mare
BS24 7JP
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1934526469

Internet address:www.knightstone.co.uk

VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.3)Review procedure
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
07/08/2017