Public Sector Network Tender Alert

 

410472-2012: UK-London: Clothing, footwear, luggage articles and accessories

The requirement will be broken down into the following 4 individual Lot categories:
Lot 1 - Metal Insignia and Accoutrements;
Lot 2 - Badges and Labels;
Lot 3 - Epaulettes and Sliders;
Lot 4 - Personalised Sliders.
The Contracting Authority intends to conclude a framework agreement for goods on behalf of itself and other UK public sector bodies (and their statutory successors and organisations created as a result of re-organisation or organisational changes). These will include: the Mayors Office for Policing and Crime established in January 2012; a police authority established under section 3 of the Police Act 1996; a police authority established under section 2 of the Police (Scotland) Act 1967; the Northern Ireland Policing Board, the Greater London Authority or a functional body within the meaning of the Greater London Authority Act 1999; a fire authority constituted by a combination scheme under the Fire Services Act 1947; a fire and rescue authority within the meaning of section 1 of the Fire and Rescue Services Act 2004 or constituted by a scheme under section 2 or 4 of that Act.
The framework will also be open to be accessed by the following contracting authorities.
Central Government Departments and their Agencies (a list of Executive Agencies can be found at : http://www.cabinetoffice.gov.uk/ministerial_responsibilities/executive_agencies.aspx), Non Departmental Public Bodies (NDPB's)(a list of NDPB's can be found at Annex A to the Public Bodies Directory 2007 published by the cabinet office which can be found at: http://www.civilservice.gov.uk/documents/pdf/public_bodies_2007.pdf); NHS Bodies (i.e. Acute Trusts, Ambulance Trusts, Primary Care Trusts, Care Trusts, NHS Hospital Trusts, Strategic Health Authorities, Mental Health Trusts, Special Health Authorities, Community Health Councils, Local Health Boards, NHS Trusts, NHS Scotland and its organisations and Special NHS Boards in Scotland (lists of such Authorities and Trusts can be found at: http://www.nhs.uk/servicedirectories/Pages/PrimaryCareTrustListing.aspx, http://www.wales.nhs.uk/catorgs.cfm#1, http://www.show.scot.nhs.uk/organsations/index.html and http://www.show.scot.nhs.uk/organisations/special_hbs.html)) and Local Authorities (i.e. a local authority as defined in Regulation 3(2) to (5) of the Public Contracts Regulations 2006 (the regulations) a list of such authorities can be found at: http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/DI1/Directories/Localcouncils/AToZOfLocalCouncils/DG_A-Z_LG),
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Ref: SS2/12/31,

Contact:

Metropolitan Police Service
OPR - HR Logistics, Floor 8 Empress State Building, Lillie Road, Earls Court
For the attention of: Lee Kitchen
SW6 1TR London
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 2071611578
E-mail: lee.kitchen@met.police.uk
Fax: +44 2071611403
Internet address(es):
General address of the contracting authority: www.met.police.uk
Address of the buyer profile: www.met.police.uk
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: Metropolitan Police Service
8th Floor West, Empress State Building, Empress Approach, Lillie Road
Contact point(s): Mr Lee Kitchen
For the attention of: Lee Kitchen
SW6 1TR London
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 2071611578
E-mail: lee.kitchen@met.police.uk
Fax: +44 2071611403

Contract value: The Metropolitan Police Service requires the following:Lot 1 - Metal Insignia and Accoutrements(Including shoulder bars, medal bars, whistle and chain, stars, crowns, numerals, letters and fasteners).Lot 2 - Badges and Labels(Including fabric badges - for various ranks, chevrons and property labels).Lot 3 - Epaulettes and SlidersLot 4 - Personalised SlidersA breakdown of the estimated 4 year volumes for the MPS for each of the items listed within the above Lots will be included in the PQQ Response Document.Additionally, separate 4 year volume estimates will also be included in the PQQ Response Document for other police forces and emergency services.(All stated estimates are subject to change).As this is the first national contract/s for the supply and delivery of insignia and name badges, for the police it is difficult to give an accurate figure, however the MOPAC/MPS have endeavoured to give reasonable estimates based on the limited and differently formatted / collated information available from police forces and emergency services.

Published: 27 Dec 2012, Receipt by: 8 Feb 2013