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The Integrated Public Health Nursing Service will provide leadership, co-ordination and delivery of the 0-19 Healthy Child Programme (0-19 HCP) in Sefton. An essential part of the children's services ‘system’, it will make a major contribution to ...

Contract award notice

Results of the procurement procedure


Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Sefton Council
7th Floor Merton House, Stanley Road
L20 3UU
United Kingdom
Contact person: Mrs Jane Taylor
Telephone: +44 1519344282
NUTS code: UK

Internet address(es):

Main address:

Address of the buyer profile:

I.2)Joint procurement
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Regional or local authority
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Tender for the Provision of a 0-19 Healthy Child Programme.

Reference number: DN168300
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

The Integrated Public Health Nursing Service will provide leadership, co-ordination and delivery of the 0-19 Healthy Child Programme (0-19 HCP) in Sefton. An essential part of the children's services ‘system’, it will make a major contribution to our Children and Young People's Plan ambitions by

- Improving health and wellbeing outcomes for children and young people,

- Identifying additional needs early,

- Building resilience, and

- Reducing health inequalities by providing effective universal and targeted interventions for children and their parents.

The 0 - 19 HCP will be delivered to residents living in Sefton. All families with a child aged 0 - 5 years and all pregnant women currently resident in the local authority area must be proactively offered the HCP.

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: 28 926 705.00 GBP
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Extensive review, engagement, consultation and market testing has been undertaken and influenced the specification for this new 0-19 Healthy Child Programme which will not be a like for like replacement of the model for school nursing, health visiting and family nurse practitioners currently delivered by Liverpool Community Health Trust and due to expire on 31.3.2017.

The procurement falls in to the light touch regime category of the public contract regulations and Cabinet have authorised for the Director of Public Health to conduct an Open Procedure tender exercise to put the contract in place to run for a period of 3 years, with the option to extend for up to a further 2 years.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Quality criterion - Name: Quality / Weighting: 50
Quality criterion - Name: Interview / Weighting: 20
Price - Weighting: 30
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: yes
Description of options:

Following the core period of April 2017 - March 2020, there are options for annual extensions up to 2022.

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.1.1)Type of procedure
Open 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: no
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
Notice number in the OJ S: 2016/S 119-211517
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

Contract No: DN168300
A contract/lot is awarded: yes
V.2)Award of contract
V.2.1)Date of conclusion of the contract:
V.2.2)Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 2
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: 2
The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: no
V.2.3)Name and address of the contractor
5 Boroughs Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Hollins Lane, Winwick
United Kingdom
NUTS code: UKD73
The contractor is an SME: no
V.2.4)Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Initial estimated total value of the contract/lot: 28 926 705.00 GBP
Total value of the contract/lot: 28 926 705.00 GBP
V.2.5)Information about subcontracting

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Sefton Council
Legal Services, Ground Floor Magdalen House, Trinity Road
L20 3NJ
United Kingdom
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: