27 Dec 2018

United Kingdom-London: Mobile close protection service for BEM and BOH in Somalia

Type of document: Pre-information procedures
Country: United Kingdom
OJEU Ref: (2018/S 248-573393/EN)
Nature of contract: Service contract
Procedure: Not applicable
Regulation of procurement: EU – with participation by GPA countries
Type of bid required: Not applicable

Prior information notice without call for competition
Services

This notice is for prior information only
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1) Name and addresses
Official name: Foreign & Commonwealth Office
Postal address: King Charles Street
Town: London
Postal code: SW1A 2AH
Country: United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 2070088586
Email: ahmed.elgen@fco.gov.uk
Internet address(es):
Main address:

The contract is awarded by central purchasing body
another address:Official name: Foreign & Commonwealth Office
Postal address: Commercial Directorate, King Charles Street
Town: London
Postal code: SW1A 2PA
Country: United Kingdom
Email: ahmed.elgen@fco.gov.uk
Internet address(es):
Main address:

I.4) Type of the contracting authority
National or federal agency/office
I.5) Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object
II.1) Scope of the procurement:
II.1.1) Title: Mobile close protection service for BEM and BOH in Somalia
II.1.2) Main CPV code: 79710000
II.1.3) Type of contract: Services
II.1.4) Short Description:
Mobile close protection service for BEM and BOH in Somalia
II.1.6) Information about lots:
The contract is divided into lots: no
II.2) Description:
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
Main CPV code: 75000000
Main CPV code: 75241000

II.2.3) Place of performance
Nuts code: UK
II.2.4) Description of the procurement
Mobile close protection service for BEM and BOH in Somalia
II.2.5) Award criteria

II.2.14) Additional information: The Contracting Authority intends to use an e-tendering system for the procurement.
The Contracting Authority will be holding a Supplier Engagement Day on Monday 21.1.2019.
Further information and any supplier queries can be found on the last page of this notice.

II.3) Estimated date of publication of contract notice:2019-01-21
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1) Description
IV.1.8) Information about the Government Procurement Agreement(GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes
IV.2) Administrative information

Section VI: Complementary information
VI.2) Information about electronic workflows
VI.3) Additional information:
Supplier engagement (continued from Section II.2.14)
The Contracting Authority will be holding a Supplier Engagement forum session on Monday 21.1.2019, at 10:00.
The event will take place in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, Main Building, King Charles Street, London SW1A 2AH.
The forum event will offer a chance to brief suppliers on our requirements and procurement approach, along with an opportunity for supplier questions.
Should suppliers wish to attend this forum event, please register your interest and confirm your planned attendees with ahmed.elgen@fco.gov.uk before 16:00 BST on Monday 14.1.2018.
(Please note, we are limiting attendance to two individuals per supplier).

VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice:2018-12-21