ITT for Development of Barrow-in-Furness Application for Round 2 Levelling Up Fund and UK Shared Prosperity Fund

ITT for Development of Barrow-in-Furness Application for Round 2 Levelling Up Fund and UK Shared Prosperity Fund

The Council is seeking consultancy support to develop a set of investment priorities and projects that meet the criteria of the fund and reflect the needs of the Borough.

Opportunity Id
DN609376
Title
Development of Barrow-in-Furness Application for Round 2 Levelling Up Fund and UK Shared Prosperity Fund
Categories
150000 – Consultancy
Description

There are two components to the ITT: I. Levelling Up Round 2 Application The Council have been successful in securing Levelling Up Funds from Central Government to undertake some significant transformation projects in Barrow in Furness Town Centre. They now wish to submit a further application in Round 2 up to £4m which will focus on cultural investment in the Borough with a focus on high impact sporting assets that will make a visible and positive difference to the local area. 2. Developing a Local Investment Plan for Shared Prosperity Fund (UKSPF) The Council have been allocated £2.4m UKSPF subject to submitting an Investment Plan to formally secure the resource by end of June 2022. The Council is seeking consultancy support to develop a set of investment priorities and projects that meet the criteria of the fund and reflect the needs of the Borough. The contract is due to commence in early May 2022 and will end when the Department of Levelling Up Housing and Communities makes a decision and all formalities are concluded. A contingency sum will need to be budgeted for in the submission to allow for any clarifications or additional information to be provided. The budget for the work is £60,000 including contingency sum of £2,500.

Region(s) of supply
Cumbria
Estimated value
£60,000.00
Keywords
Project Support, Project Management, Economy Support

Key dates

Estimated contract dates

Start date
05/05/2022
End date
30/06/2022

Expression of interest window

From 26/04/2022 09:00 to 05/05/2022 15:00

Contact details

Buyer
Barrow in Furness Borough Council
Contact
Jamie Muir
Telephone
01229 876410
Address
Barrow Town Hall
Barrow in Furness
Cumbria
LA14 2LD