NP86721 PCR Test Kit Assembly and Distribution Service
A Tender Notice
by THE COMMON SERVICES AGENCY (MORE COMMONLY KNOWN AS NHS NATIONAL SERVICES SCOTLAND) ("NSS")
- Find a Tender
- Framework (Services)
- 4 year
- 28 May 2021
- To 11 Aug 2025 (est.)
- 30 Jun 2021 11:00
- NHS National Services Scotland NSS Edinburgh
The assembly, distribution, and delivery of PCR test kits across Scotland
|1|| PCR Test Kit Assembly and Distribution |
The scope of this procurement covers the assembly, distribution, and delivery of PCR test kits across Scotland. There are a number of key components to this service, namely the warehousing of products, the preparation of specific kit production, the fulfilment and delivery of orders, and returns management.
|2|| Storage and Distribution of Test Consumables |
The scope of the procurement covers the distribution, and delivery of test kits and consumables across Scotland. There are a number of key components to this service, namely the warehousing of products, the fulfilment and delivery of orders, and returns management.
- 79920000 - Packaging and related services
- This is a one-off contract (no recurrence)
- Renewals are not available.
- Professional qualifications are sought.
- Technical restrictions apply.
** PREVIEW NOTICE, please check Find a Tender for full details. ** The buyer is using PCS-Tender to conduct this ITT exercise. The Project code is 18792. For more information see: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/info/InfoCentre.aspx?ID=2343 The Contracting Authority does not intend to include a sub-contract clause as part of community benefits (as per Section 25 of the Procurement Reform (Scotland) Act 2014) in this contract for the following reason: It is not envisaged that sub-contractors will be utilised in delivery of this framework agreement. Community benefits are included in this requirement. For more information see: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/info/InfoCentre.aspx?ID=2361 A summary of the expected community benefits has been provided as follows: - Suppliers must agree to support the concept, provision and ongoing development of community benefits provision in relation to this contract. - Suppliers must provide a brief summary of the community benefits you already deliver in your business, where these are delivered and what they have achieved in outcomes. - Suppliers must summarise what additional community benefits you propose to develop and deliver as part of this contract if successful. - Suppliers are required to confirm that if successful you agree to participate in and support a process of ongoing contract and supplier development in this area including the tracking and reporting of community benefits delivered as part of this contract. This will also include the community benefit gateway that National Procurement will soon be launching identifying projects of interest across Scotland related to health improvements and local community benefit. (SC Ref:655165)
- FTS 011942-2021