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Notice Summary

Title:
UK-Bristol: Reasonable Adjustments Framework
Document Ref:
GB003ZM284235
Document Type:
Contract Notice - Other
Published By:
Ministry Of Defence
Date Published:
23 January 2019
Deadline Date:
18 February 2019
Document Source:
Framework/DPS:
Yes
Alert Profile:
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Notice Abstract

The Equalities Act 2010 legally protects people from discrimination in the workplace and in wider society. The Act requires employers to make reasonable adjustments for disabled members of staff to any elements of the job which place a disabled person at a substantial disadvantage compared to non-disabled people. The provision of goods and services relating to reasonable adjustments is therefore a requirement of both the Equalities Act and the Public Sector Equality Duty. Consultation with the Defence Equipment & Support Disability Networks has identified four main areas of commonly procured goods / services relating to the provision of reasonable adjustments. These are; Interpreting, Communication Support and Translation Services, Scribing Services, Sensory/Auxillary/Viual Aids and Mobility Aids. The Authority seeks to place a Framework contract of which these services and goods can be called off, and will be split into 4 lots. Orders will be placed via a tasking process A supplier can bid for individual lots or all 4 lots. Industry Medical equipments, pharmaceuticals and personal care products - 33000000 Other community, social and personal services - 98000000

Notice Details

CONTRACT NOTICE – NATIONAL

SERVICES

1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address

Ministry Of Defence
N/A
Bristol UK
Liz Hawkins N/A
Elizabeth.Hawkins450@mod.gov.uk N/A

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained

As in 1.1

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:

As in 1.1

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Reasonable Adjustments Framework

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

The Equalities Act 2010 legally protects people from discrimination in the workplace and in wider society. The Act requires employers to make reasonable adjustments for disabled members of staff to any elements of the job which place a disabled person at a substantial disadvantage compared to non-disabled people.

The provision of goods and services relating to reasonable adjustments is therefore a requirement of both the Equalities Act and the Public Sector Equality Duty.

Consultation with the Defence Equipment & Support Disability Networks has identified four main areas of commonly procured goods / services relating to the provision of reasonable adjustments. These are; Interpreting, Communication Support and Translation Services, Scribing Services, Sensory/Auxillary/Viual Aids and Mobility Aids.

The Authority seeks to place a Framework contract of which these services and goods can be called off, and will be split into 4 lots. Orders will be placed via a tasking process

A supplier can bid for individual lots or all 4 lots.

Industry

Medical equipments, pharmaceuticals and personal care products - 33000000

Other community, social and personal services - 98000000

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

Location of contract BS34 8JH

Contract start date 01 March 2019

Contract end date 01 March 2021

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

The procedure type is unknown.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

n/a

4.3

Time Limits

   18-02-2019  Time 12:00

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

EN 

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

Please visit the following portal to view this notice:

https://www.contractsfinder.service.gov.uk/Notice/95952f88-8c9f-419c-b32e-d43d89dc0b96?p=@UFQxUlRnPT0=NjJNT08=

Closing date 18 February 2019

(MT Ref:284235)

5.2

Additional Documentation

5.3

Publication date of this notice

 22-01-2019

Current Notes