A Prior Information Notice titled Bicycle Hire Scheme for Reading was submitted to the Official Journal of the European Union on 6 September 2012.
A copy of the Prior Information Notice (2012/S 174-287539) subsequently published on 11 September 2012 is attached below for reference.
The purpose of this Prior Information Notice (P.I.N.) is to give potential tenderers advance notice that Reading Borough Council is considering undertaking a tendering exercise to let a contract for the provision of a Bicycle Hire Scheme sometime during 2013.
If the Council decides to proceed with a formal procurement exercise a further contract notice/advertisement will be placed inviting expressions of interest. The Council does not commit to enter into a formal procurement exercise at this stage.