United Kingdom-Livingston: Specialist Business Advice, Support and Training

Notice Abstract
Business and other consultancy services to assist Business Gateway services in developing West Lothian SME's and micro businesses.West Lothian Council intend to operate a framework divided into different specialisms commencing 1.4.2019.

Notice Details
Prior information notice
This notice is for prior information only

Directive 2014/24/EU - Public Sector Directive

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting Change entity
I.1) Name and addresses
West Lothian Council

West Lothian Civic Centre, Howden South Road

Livingston

EH54 6FF

UK

Contact person: Tom Henderson

Telephone: +44 1506281814

E-mail: tom.henderson@westlothian.gov.uk

Fax: +44 1506281325

NUTS: UKM78

Internet address(es)

Main address: http://www.westlothian.gov.uk/article/2468/Contract-Opportunities

Address of the buyer profile: https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA00140

I.3) Communication
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address


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
The Provision of Specialist Business Advice, Support and Training

Reference number: CC9195

II.1.2) Main CPV code
66171000


II.1.3) Type of contract
Services

II.1.4) Short description
Business and other consultancy services to assist Business Gateway services in developing West Lothian SME's and micro businesses.

West Lothian Council intend to operate a framework divided into different specialisms commencing 1.4.2019.

II.1.6) Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: Yes

II.2) Description
Lot No: 1

II.2.1) Title
Business Development

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)
79411100

II.2.3) Place of performance
NUTS code:

UKM78

II.2.4) Description of the procurement
Business development consultancy services.

Lot No: 2

II.2.1) Title
Finance Consultancy Services

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)
66171000

II.2.3) Place of performance
NUTS code:

UKM78

II.2.4) Description of the procurement
Finance consultancy services.

Lot No: 3

II.2.1) Title
Digital and Social Media

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)
72222300

II.2.3) Place of performance
NUTS code:

UKM78

II.2.4) Description of the procurement
Digital and social media consultancy services.

Lot No: 4

II.2.1) Title
Information Technology Consultancy Services

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)
72222300

II.2.3) Place of performance
NUTS code:

UKM78

II.2.4) Description of the procurement
Information technology consultancy services.

Lot No: 5

II.2.1) Title
Legal, Property and HR Consultancy Services

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)
79140000

79414000

II.2.3) Place of performance
NUTS code:

UKM78

II.2.4) Description of the procurement
Legal, property and HR consultancy services.

Lot No: 6

II.2.1) Title
Exporting Consultancy Services

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)
79411100

II.2.3) Place of performance
NUTS code:

UKM78

II.2.4) Description of the procurement
Exporting consultancy services.

Lot No: 7

II.2.1) Title
Environmental Consultancy Services

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)
80540000

90700000

II.2.3) Place of performance
NUTS code:

UKM78

II.2.4) Description of the procurement
Environmental consultancy services.

II.3) Estimated date of publication of contract notice:
11/12/2018

Section IV: Procedure
IV.1) Description
IV.1.8) Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: Yes

Section VI: Complementary information
VI.3) Additional information
Informal enquiries can be made in the first instance to Linzi Winton Linzi.Winton@westlothian.gov.uk or 01506 283607.

Note: to register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=565257.

(SC Ref:565257)

VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice
26/11/2018