Employment Land Needs Assessment Consultancy

Employment Land Needs Assessment Consultancy

Braintree District Council (BDC) is commissioning consultants to undertake an Employment Land Needs Assessment Study which will form part of the evidence base for the emerging Local Plan. 

Reference number:PROC14-1117

Deadline date:15/10/2014

This deadline is for…Deadline for Expression of Interest

Contract value: £25,000 – £50,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out:Essex

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers?Yes

Name of the buying organisation:Braintree District Council

Original source URLwww.braintree.gov.uk

Description of the contract

Braintree District Council (BDC) is commissioning consultants to undertake an Employment Land Needs Assessment Study which will form part of the evidence base for the emerging Local Plan. It is anticipated that this study will define the functional economic market area within which the District operates and inform policies and land allocations in the new Local Plan in relation to economic development. This will include a review of the policy context, existing evidence and the quality and quantity of current employment land; assessment and implications of future demand and advice on criteria based policies to promote appropriate levels of employment development during the plan period.

 

Documents

Classification of the contract

73000000Research and development services and related consultancy services

Additional information

Contract type:Services – 8

Is it a framework agreement?No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding?No

Contract will be awarded based on:Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract:01/11/2014 – 31/12/2014

Who to contact

Contact nameWill Baxter

Organisation nameBraintree District Council

AddressCauseway House, Bocking End, Braintree, CM7 9HB

Telephone01376552525

Extension number:

Fax01376 557792

Web address

How to apply

To express an interest in this opportunity please send an email containing your company name, contact point and email address to procurement@braintree.gov.uk referencing “PROC14-0117 – Employment Land Needs Assessment Consultancy” by the deadline stated above. Further documentation will be sent after this deadline.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, and the contract will be awarded on the basis of the most economically advantageous tender.