Catering Services Contract – Suffolk

Catering Services Contract – Suffolk

The COVID-19 outbreak has given rise to an urgent need for the supply of catering services because the existing supplier is unable to provide the service in accordance with the contract terms.

Contract summary

Industry

  • Primary education services – 80100000

Location of contract

London

Value of contract

£100,000 to £500,000

Procurement reference

BIP509818727

Published date

20 July 2020

Closing date

31 July 2020

Contract start date

1 September 2020

Contract end date

31 August 2023

Contract is suitable for SMEs?

Yes

Contract is suitable for VCSEs?

No

 

Description

“The COVID-19 outbreak has given rise to an urgent need for the supply of catering services because the existing supplier is unable to provide the service in accordance with the contract terms. This does not give Suffolks Primary School sufficient time to comply with the standard open procedure timescales for this procurement. Suffolks Primary School considers this to be a state of urgency which it has duly substantiated. Accordingly, Suffolks Primary School is using the accelerated time limits permitted under the Public Contract Regulations 2015 (regulation [27(5) for the open procedure in respect of this procurement”. This procurement will be carried out under the Light Touch Regime.

 

About the buyer

Contact name

School Smart Consultants

Address

Brick Lane
Enfield
EN1 3PO
UK

Telephone

01702546066

Email

hannah@schsmart.co.uk

 

Other information

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Additional text

The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement.

 

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.