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Notice Summary

United Kingdom-London: Hounslow Social Welfare Advice Service
Document Ref:
Document Type:
Contract Notice - Open Procedure
Published By:
London Borough of Hounslow
Date Published:
14 November 2019
Deadline Date:
18 December 2019
Document Source:
Alert Profile:

Notice Abstract

The London Borough of Hounslow is tendering for the Hounslow Social Welfare Advice Services.

Notice Details

Contract notice

Directive 2014/24/EU - Public Sector Directive

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting Change entity

I.1) Name and addresses

London Borough of Hounslow

Hounslow House, Bath Road, Hounslow




Contact person: Miss Tracey Williams



Internet address(es)

Main address:

Address of the buyer profile:

I.2) Joint procurement

The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body

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 electronically to:

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

II.1.1) Title

Hounslow Social Welfare Advice Service

Reference number: DN397216

II.1.2) Main CPV code



II.1.3) Type of contract


II.1.4) Short description

The London Borough of Hounslow is tendering for the Hounslow Social Welfare Advice Services.

II.1.6) Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: No

II.2) Description

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)



II.2.3) Place of performance

NUTS code:


II.2.4) Description of the procurement

Providers are invited to tender to deliver an independent, confidential and free advice and support service that helps Hounslow residents solve their social welfare problems (in relation to welfare benefits, debt, housing, employment, consumer issues, family and relationships, discrimination and immigration), meeting the service purpose and requirements set out by Hounslow Council in this specification. The working purpose of the service, expressed from the perspective of Hounslow residents is: ‘Help me to solve my problems and improve my life by giving me the right advice and support at the right time’.

For further information please refer to the specification in the invitation to tender document.

II.2.5) Award criteria

Criteria below:

Quality criterion: Quality / Weighting: 100 %

Cost criterion: Cost is not weighted, 100 % quality / Weighting: 0 %

II.2.7) Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 24

This contract is subject to renewal: Yes

Description of renewals:

The initial contract period is for 24 months, with the option to extend the contract for two (2) further period of extension of up to twelve (12) months.

II.2.9) Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited

II.2.10) Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: No

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

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1) Description

IV.1.1) Type of procedure

Open procedure

IV.1.8) Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: Yes

IV.2) Administrative information

IV.2.2) Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

Date: 18/12/2019

Local time: 13:00

IV.2.4) Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted


IV.2.7) Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 18/12/2019

Local time: 13:00

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1) Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: No

VI.4) Procedures for review

VI.4.1) Review body

High Court

Strand, Holborn




VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice


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