Archaeology Services – Swindon

Archaeology Services – Swindon

Archaeology Services for Southern Connector Road.

Archaeology Services for Southern Connector and Gablecross

Contract summary


  • Site preparation work – 45100000
  • Hire of construction and civil engineering machinery and equipment with operator – 45500000
  • Architectural, construction, engineering and inspection services – 71000000

Location of contract

South West

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

6 August 2020

Closing date

4 September 2020

Closing time


Contract start date

19 October 2020

Contract end date

19 March 2021

Contract type


Procedure type

Open procedure

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?




Swindon Borough Council invites contactors to expressions of interest from suitably qualified and experienced service providers for the provision of Archaeology Services for Southern Connector Road.
The initial contract term will be for 5 months as stated in the ITT documents. Estimated contract spend is £3.3m
Full details relating to the Services are provided in the tender documents.

To participate, Suppliers will need to Register as a Supplier with ProContract,, then Register an Interest before obtaining access to the tender documents. In the event of difficulties registering as a supplier, please refer to the System Administrator Proactis support team

Tender clarifications to be submitted in writing via Messaging in ProContract tender portal by 28th August 2020, 1400 hrs UK Local time. The Council’s responses to these clarification questions will be issued on the ProContract tender portal.

Tender Responses are required to be submitted no later than 4th September 2020, 1400 hrs UK Local time via ProContract tender portal –

Please note that this project has been advertised on Tenders Electronic Daily (TED) Contract Notice reference 2020/S 143-353000 Contracts Finder/ other web portals, however, Supplying the South West Portal, is the only portal that includes all the relevant documents required to respond to this opportunity, bearing Project Id:DN488546


More information

Linked Notice



How to apply

Follow the instructions given in the description or the more information section.


About the buyer

Contact name

Claire Bevan


Swindon Borough Council, Civic Offices
Euclid Street


+44 7341077568