Concession Contract for the Operation of Crewe Markets
Cheshire East Council invites tenders from organisations interested in undertaking the operation of Crewe Markets for a 10 year period.
United Kingdom-Sandbach: Retail trade services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Westfields, Middlewich Road
Contact person: Mr Steve Mellor
Telephone: +44 1270686439
NUTS code: UKD62
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
18 109 — Concession Contract for the Operation of Crewe Markets
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
This is a concession contract and will be open for use by Cheshire East Borough Council.
The value of this contract is in the region of 3 000 000 GBP — 5 500 000 GBP — the duration of the contract will be for 120 months (10 years). The contract will include a break-clause which will entitle the concession operator to terminate the contract at their discretion on the 5th anniversary of the contract start.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
Within the boundaries of Cheshire East Council.
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
Cheshire East Council invites tenders from organisations interested in undertaking the operation of Crewe Markets for a 10 year period commencing Summer 2020, to include a lease of the remodelled Crewe Market Hall and Covered Market.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
The duration of the contract will be for 120 months (10 years). The contract will include a break-clause which will entitle the concession operator to terminate the contract at their discretion on the 5th anniversary of the contract start.
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
This procurement exercise will be conducted on Cheshire East Borough Council’s electronic contract and tender management system at the www.the-chest.org.uk
Organisations wishing to be considered for this contract must register their expression of interest and provide additional required information through the contract and tender management system. Expressions of interest must be by way of completion and return of the invitation to tender (‘ITT’) (in accordance with the requirements set out in the ITT) by the date and time specified in Section IV.2.2).
If you have any technical problems with the contract and tender management system please contact the help-desk on: ProcontractSuppliers@proactis.com or 03300050352. In order to participate, providers must register, complete and upload completed documentation and submit this via the Chest at the link provided in this notice. The project reference on The Chest is DN419290. The values given in this notice are only estimations — the Council gives no guarantee or warranty or makes any representation as to the accuracy of any indicative values.
In accordance with Regulation 86 (Notices of decisions to award a contract), Regulation 87 (Standstill Period) and Regulations 91 (Enforcement of duties through the Court) of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 (as amended).
Cheshire East Borough Council will incorporate a standstill period at the point information on the award of the contract is communicated to tenderers. That notification will provide full information on the award decision. The standstill period, which will be for a minimum of 10 calendar days provides time for unsuccessful tenderers to review and scrutinise the award decision before the contract is entered into.
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: