Marketing Communications and Events Programme
Cornwall Development Company is seeking to procure a broad scale marketing, communications and events.
United Kingdom-Truro: Marketing services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Outreach Programme for Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Growth Hub — 2016 to 2018.
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
Cornwall Development Company (CDC) has been contracted to establish and operate the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Growth Hub service as part of the European Growth Programme 2014-2020. The Growth Hub will encourage and support businesses to grow, innovate and invest through a 1-stop service for information and guidance on and access to business support provision.
Cornwall Development Company is seeking to procure a broad scale marketing, communications and events. Outreach Programme in Cornwall and Isles of Scilly which, as its primary objective, will seek to identify new growth and growth (potential) businesses that have not previously engaged with publicly-funded business support providers.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
The county of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
The Growth Hub Outreach Programme will focus specifically on reaching out to areas of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly which have been under-represented through take-up of business support products and services in previous programmes. The aim being to increase the level of penetration across the area to achieve a much higher and more balanced uptake of business support services.
The Programme will also engage with other business organisations and networks and intermediaries to access new growth and growth potential clients. Target beneficiaries will be start-ups, micro businesses and SMEs, including social enterprises, throughout the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Partnership area.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:
Please refer to the procurement documents.
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Cornwall Council, New County Hall, Truro, TR1 3AY.
Please refer to section 42 in the Cornwall Council Contract Procedure Rules at https://democracy.cornwall.gov.uk/ecSDDisplay.aspx?NAME=15%20Contract%20Procedure%20Rules&ID=460&RPID=500516581&sch=doc&cat=12848&path=12848
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: