UK-Camborne: School catering services.

UK-Camborne: School catering services.

Section I: Contracting Authority

I.1) Name, Addresses and Contact Point(s):
Crofty Multi Academy Trust
Unit 2 The Setons, Tolvaddon Business Park, Camborne, TR14 0HX, United Kingdom
Tel. +44 1276673880, Email:
Main Address:
NUTS Code: UKK30

I.2) Joint procurement:
The contract involves joint procurement: No
In the case of joint procurement involving different countries, state applicable national procurement law: Not Provided
The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body: No

I.4)Type of the contracting authority:
Body governed by public law

I.5) Main activity:

Section II: Object Of The Contract

II.1) Scope of the procurement

II.1.1) Title: Crofty Multi Academy Trust ~ Catering Services Tender
Reference number: Not Provided

II.1.2) Main CPV code:
55524000 - School catering services.

II.1.3) Type of contract: SERVICES

II.1.4) Short description: The successful Supplier will be required to provide catering services for Croft Multi Academy Trust at the following schools:
•Illogan School
•Lanner School
•Pencoys School
•Pennoweth School
•Portreath School
•Rosemellin School
•Roskear School
•Treloweth School
•Weeth School
The contract covers the scope for the provision of all school catering services, which also includes free issue requirements.

II.1.6) Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: No

II.1.7) Total value of the procurement (excluding VAT)
Value: 2,500,000


II.2) Description

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s):
Not Provided

II.2.3) Place of performance
Nuts code:
UKK30 - Cornwall and Isles of Scilly

Main site or place of performance:
Cornwall and Isles of Scilly

II.2.4) Description of the procurement: The contract will be awarded for three years with a possible extension of two years by mutual consent and on the same terms and conditions as the original contract.
Contract value over the group of schools is circa £500k per year.
Regarding the labour establishments across the MAT, there are a number of staff that are currently in the Local Government Pension Scheme, and staff that can join if they so wish. Therefore, the successful Supplier will have to apply for Admitted Body Status and pay all setup associated costs. An actuary report will be provided as part of the TUPE information, but it is not guaranteed that the successful Supplier will not need to obtain another actuary report as part of the ABS process ~ the cost of any additional actuary reports will need to be covered by the successful Supplier, as stated above. After the ten-day standstill period, Suppliers MUST contact Calvin Matthews via email ( so that the ABS agreement can proceed. Please ensure that the pension contribution rates and information from the actuary reports are used when in the submission of labour costs.
Please note the schools will be visited over three days on 17, 18 and 19 March 2020.
Suppliers are to arrive at the relevant school’s reception 15 minutes prior to mid-morning break. Suppliers will leave site after mid-morning break and return 10 minutes prior to lunch service.
Please note that no further unit site visits will be held after these dates.
Each Suppliers’ site visit attendees will need to be notified to Ruth Lile in respect of all dates by 16 March 2020.
Suppliers’ sales and operations teams should be made fully aware of this requirement for them to have time to plan resources for these visits to be undertaken.
Please note, the successful Supplier will pay consultancy fee on award of each of this contract, which will be to the value of £6,750.00 plus VAT.

II.2.5) Award criteria:
Not Provided

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

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Section IV: Procedure

IV.1) Description

IV.1.1)Type of procedure: Restricted

IV.1.3) Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement: No
A dynamic purchasing system was set up: No

IV.1.6) Information about electronic auction
An electronic auction has been used: No

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

IV.2) Administrative information

IV.2.1) Previous publication concerning this procedure
Notice number in the OJEU: 2020/S 2-1849

IV.2.9) Information about termination of call for competition in the form of a prior information notice
The contracting authority will not award any further contracts based on the above prior information notice: No

Section V: Award of contract

Award Of Contract (No.1)

Contract No: 001849
Lot Number: Not Provided
Title: Not Provided

A contract/lot is awarded: Yes

V.2) Award of contract

V.2.1) Date of conclusion of the contract: 01/09/2020

V.2.2) Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 3
Number of tenders received from SMEs: Not Provided
Number of tenders received from tenderers from other EU Member States: Not Provided
Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: Not Provided
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 3

V.2.3) Name and address of the contractor

The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: No

Contractor (No.1)
Compass Contract Services (UK) Ltd, 02114954
Parklands Court, 24 Parklands, Rubery, Birmingham, B45 9PZ, United Kingdom
NUTS Code: UKK30
The contractor is an SME: No

V.2.4) Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Initial estimated total value of the contract/lot: Not Provided
Total value of the contract/lot: 2,000,000
Currency: GBP

V.2.5) Information about subcontracting
The contract is likely to be subcontracted: No

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3) Additional information: The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement.
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VI.4) Procedures for review

VI.4.1) Review body
Crofty Multi Academy Trust
Camborne, TR14 0HX, United Kingdom

VI.4.3) Review procedure
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures: Not Provided

VI.4.4) Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
Not Provided

VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice: 05/10/2020