Sponsorship of Town Gateways

Sponsorship of Town Gateways 2012-2014

Angus Council are seeking the services of an experienced company who have the ability to market the sponsorship of a number of town gateways, and deliver enhancement of the landscaping of the roundabouts.

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1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Angus Council

Roads division, Angus House, Orchardbank Business Park,

Forfar

DD8 1AX

UK

Ian Cochrane

+44 8452777778

[email protected]

+44 1307473388
http://www.angus.gov.uk/

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained


Angus Council

Roads Division, County Buildings, Market Street,

Forfar

DD8 1AX

UK

Ian Cochrane

+44 1307473278

+44 1307473388
http://www.angus.gov.uk/

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:


Angus Council

Roads Division, Angus House, Orchardbank Business Park,

Forfar

DD8 1AX

UK

Ian Cochrane

+44 8452777778

+44 1307473388
http://www.angus.gov.uk/

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Sponsorship of Town Gateways 2012-2014

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

Angus Council are seeking the services of an experienced company who have the ability to market the sponsorship of a number of town gateways, and deliver enhancement of the landscaping of the roundabouts.

The proposal is that the company seeks financial sponsorship from third parties for 11 gateway sites in the Angus Council area, on behalf of the council, and consequentially the company undertakes works consisting of advertising/information signage and possible maintenance of the existing landscaping; upgrading of the landscaping; and/or public art depending on the level of sponsorship. The extent of the works will be dependant on the level of financial sponsorship secured by the company. There is an expectation that the level of sponsorship will generate an income with any income above the company’s costs being returned to the council.

There is a possibility that the contract will also cover Dundee City Council area, which will be confirmed at the time of tender.

The period of the contract will be for 2 years, as a pilot, following which the council will determine whether to continue and/or expand on the pilot depending on the level of beneficial outcomes achieved by the pilot.

Applicants shall be able to demonstrate experience in similar projects and provide references. They shall be able to demonstrate the ability to undertake the type of consequential works detailed above with due regard to health and safety including traffic management. Applicants shall be able to demonstrate a proven track record of making a financial return to the client.

Applicants will be required to submit the Pre-Qualification Questionnaire, attached to this advert and companies will be selected based on experience; references; and health and safety. A short list of applicants will be invited to tender.

 

NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=224383.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

191000 Advertising
191500 Market Research
231800 Services
391111 Open Spaces – Maintenance

140 … Tayside, Central & Fife

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

11 Gateways in Angus; for a 2 year contract

with possible extension to sites in Dundee City Council area.

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

Applicants shall be able to demonstrate experience in similar projects and provide references. They shall be able to demonstrate the ability to undertake the type of consequential works detailed above with due regard to health and safety including traffic management. Applicants shall be able to demonstrate a proven track record of making a financial return to the client.

Applicants will be required to submit the Pre-Qualification Questionnaire attached to this advert, and companies will be selected based on experience; references; and health and safety. A short list of applicants will be invited to tender.

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Dual stage – Candidates must first pass a selection procedure before being invited to tender or negotiate.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

102230003

4.3

Time Limits


19-07-2012  Time  12:00

c) Estimated award date  14-09-2012

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

EN 

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

Collaborative arrangements:

Aberdeen City Council, Aberdeenshire Council, Angus Council, Argyll and Bute Council, City of Edinburgh Council, Clackmannanshire Council, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar , Dumfries and Galloway Council, Dundee City Council, East Ayrshire Council, East Dunbartonshire Council, East Lothian Council, East Renfrewshire Council, Falkirk Council, Fife Council, Glasgow City Council, Highland Council, Inverclyde Council, Midlothian Council, Moray Council, The, North Ayrshire Council, North Lanarkshire Council, Orkney Islands Council, Perth and Kinross Council, Renfrewshire Council, Scottish Borders Council, Shetland Islands Council, South Ayrshire Council, South Lanarkshire Council, Stirling Council, West Dunbartonshire Council, West Lothian Council, Dundee City Council

(SC Ref:224383)

5.2

Additional Documentation

Contractor Suitability Details

5.3

Publication date of this notice

28-06-2012