Gardening Services Contract Norwich

Gardening Services Contract Norwich

Gardening Services for Vulnerable Tenants Living in Norwich City Council Social Housing.

Reference number: NRW/ENV/9265/B

Deadline date:23/05/2014

This deadline is for… Submission of tenders

Contract value:£250,000 – £320,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Norwich

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? Yes

Name of the buying organisation: Norwich City Council


Description of the contract

Norwich City Council is seeking a supplier with a community-based or social enterprise focus and who have experience of working with local volunteers or community representatives to provide a gardening service. The gardening service offers assistance to tenants who are unable to maintain their gardens due to physical or mental health issues, a disability or long term ill-health. The term of the contract willbe up to 5 years and the selected supplier will be expected to pay all of their staff at least the national minimum living wage – currently £7.65 per hour.



Classification of the contract

85000000 Health and social work services

71421000 Landscape gardening services

Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

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 below:

Priority Description of criteria Percentage weighting
1 Quality 70.00
2 Price 30.00

Estimated length of contract: 01/09/2014 – 31/08/2019


Who to contact

Contact name Robin Hare

Organisation name Norwich City Council

Address Norwich City Council, City Hall, Norwich, NR2 1NH

Telephone 01603 212412

Extension number:


How to apply

A tender pack can be downloaded after registering and expressing an interest on the council’s e-tendering website: Tender submission will need to be made through the e-tendering website.