Landscape Maintenance Contract Central Lancashire
- Grounds maintenance services – 77314000
Location of contract
Value of contract
£70k – £82k
10 September 2018
08 October 2018
Contract start date
01 November 2018
Contract end date
31 October 2021
Contract is suitable for SMEs?
Contract is suitable for VCSEs?
Home England is seeking to appoint a competent supplier for the provision of landscape maintenance and cleansing services for a number of sites within the Central Lancashire area. There are 36 sites within the Homes England Central Lancashire portfolio. The sites vary in size and character and include public open space, land reserved for future development and residual land left over as a result of residential and commercial development. The contract is envisaged to have duration of 2 years with provision for a further 1 year extension under the same Terms and Conditions of this contract. Any contract extensions will be based on tendered Rates and Prices. Prior to Tendering, Suppliers should ensure that they have the availability and capacity to commence and deliver the Service within a timely manner. Typical planned Services under this contract comprise of but are not exclusively limited to the following Site inspections; Grass Cutting; Hedge Cutting; Ornamental shrub Pruning; Weed Control; and Cleansing. The contract is performance based, the performance of which will be monitored via Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s).
About the buyer
110 Birchwood Boulevard, Birchwood
The opportunity can be accessed via Homes England eTendering system. Suppliers wishing to be considered for this contract must register their expression of interest and submit a tender through the Homes England eTendering system. If not already registered, candidates should register on the Homes England eTendering system at https://procontract.due-north.com/Login
All discussions, meetings and communications will be conducted in English.
The contract will be subject to English law. Tenders and all supporting documents must be priced in GBP and all payments under the contract will be made in GBP.
This procurement and award is subject to the transparency arrangements being adopted by the UK Government. These arrangements include the publication of tender documentation issued by Homes England and the contract between Homes England and Supplier. Suppliers should highlight any areas they consider commercially sensitive in order for Homes England to be able to honor our transparency obligations without undermining the Suppliers commercial interests.
Suppliers are advised that Homes England is subject to the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (“The Act”). If a Supplier considers that any of the information supplied as part of this procurement procedure should not be disclosed because of its commercial sensitivity, confidential or otherwise, they must, when providing this information, clearly identify the specific information they do not wish to be disclosed and clearly specify the reasons for its sensitivity. Homes England shall take such statements into consideration in the event that it receives a request pursuant to the Act which relates to the information provided by the interested party. Please note, it is insufficient to include a statement of confidentiality encompassing all the information provided in the response.
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How to apply
Please apply directly to the buyer using the contact details provided, or follow the instructions given in the notice description or information section.