Property Rating Consultants Nottingham
The appointed Consultant shall provide a non-domestic rate service covering all properties owned or occupied by the Council.
CPU1652 Property Rating Consultants
Awarding body Nottingham City Council
|EST. START DATE:||19/10/2015|
|EST. END DATE:||19/04/2018|
Nottingham City Council is seeking tenders from sufficiently experienced and qualified contractors in order to appoint Rating Consultants in respect of the 2010 rating list to optimise savings for Business Rates on the Council’s property portfolio.
The appointed Consultant shall provide a non-domestic rate service covering all properties owned or occupied by the Council. The principle objective will be to mitigate the authorities Non Domestic rate liability.
The Council intends to award three lots;
Lot One – School Premises
Lot Two – Other Operational Properties
Lot Three – Business Rates Audit Work
The Consultant will:
– Undertake an appraisal of all of the properties upon which the Council have instructed them, examining the merits or otherwise of the existing appeal in accordance with the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) rating Consultancy code of practice.
– Make arrangements for and oversee the withdrawal of proposals as appropriate.
– Conduct negotiations with the Valuation Officer to the point of agreement.
– If deemed necessary the Consultant will prepare a case and attend any Valuation Tribunal on behalf of the Council as both an advocate and expert.
With regard to Lot Three, the Council will engage the Consultant to audit their 2010 and historical rating list rate demands for properties where a potential error is identified.
|Contract Type||One off|
|Procurement Process||Open Tender|
|Option to extend||N/A|
|Estimated ValueTEXT DESCRIPTION||Whole-life value|
|Suitable for SME||YES|
DOCUMENT AVAILABLE UNTIL
28 September 2015
SUBMISSION RETURN BY
28 September 2015
EXTEND CONTRACT OPTIONS:
Nottingham City Council