Catering Services – UCL – Virtual Bidder Event 18 September 2020

Catering Services – UCL – Virtual Bidder Event 18 September 2020

The University would like to engage with suppliers who may be interested in becoming a catering partner to service the Café and Grab and Go uni, to be located in the new student centre, being built within the University.

United Kingdom-Preston: Canteen and catering services

2020/S 150-369101

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

Official name: University of Central Lancashire
Postal address: Fylde Road
Town: Preston
NUTS code: UKD4 Lancashire
Postal code: PR1 2HE
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Tiffany Newton
E-mail: tnewton1@uclan.ac.uk
Internet address(es):Main address: www.uclan.ac.uk

I.2)Information about joint procurement

I.3)Communication

Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address

I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Body governed by public law

I.5)Main activity

Education

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

Catering Services for New Grab and Go Cafe, Student Centre, University of Central Lancashire

II.1.2)Main CPV code

55500000 Canteen and catering services

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

The University would like to engage with suppliers who may be interested in becoming a catering partner to service the Café and Grab and Go uni, to be located in the new student centre, being built within the University. We anticipate a partner who would provide a quality high-end food and drink offer within a contemporary environment to maximise interest and custom from students, staff and visitors, alongside attracting potential custom from the wider population of Preston. The contract is anticipated to be for 24 months, from February 2021, and run on a 7-day week operation. The new building will be used predominantly as a student hub for self study and support services, but will also contain workshops and lecture rooms.. It is envisaged that the catering partner may be able to provide design suggestions if timing allows within the building process. A virtual bidder event for is planned for 14.00 on 18 September 2020 please contact tnewton1@uclan.ac.uk to register.

II.1.5)Estimated total value

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKD4 Lancashire
Main site or place of performance:

University of Central Lancashire, Preston, PR1 2HE.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The University would like to engage with suppliers who may be intrested in becoming a catering partner to service the Café and Grab and Go uni, to be located in the new student centre, being built within the University. We anticipate a partner who would provide a quality high-end food and drink offer within a contemporary environment to maximise interest and custom from students, staff and visitors, alongside attracting potential custom from the wider population of Preston. The contract is anticipated to be for 24 months, from February 2021, and run on a 7-day week operation. The new building will be used predominantly as a student hub for self study and support services, but will also contain workshops and lecture rooms. It is envisaged that the catering partner may be able to provide design suggestions if timing allows within the building process.

II.2.14)Additional information

II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:

01/09/2020

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description

IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

31/07/2020