Landscape Character Assessment Consultancy Essex

Landscape Character Assessment Consultancy Essex

Braintree District Council (BDC) is commissioning consultants to undertake an update of the Landscape Character Assessment and Landscape Capacity/Sensitivity Analysis which will form part of the evidence base for the emerging Local Plan. 

Reference number:PROC14-0115

Deadline date:30/09/2014

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 update of the Landscape Character Assessment and Landscape Capacity/Sensitivity Analysis which will form part of the evidence base for the emerging Local Plan. It is anticipated that this update will help determine the most appropriate directions for future residential and employment growth in the District and will support policy in the emerging Local Plan relating to landscape character areas, biodiversity and the environment. The consultants will be required to a) produce an evaluation of the Landscape Capacity Analysis studies b) produce additional Landscape Capacity Analysis study for the settlement of Sible Hedingham c) update the Landscape Character Assessment d) produce a simple user guide e) present findings of the updated studies.

 

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:27/10/2014 – 27/01/2015

 

Who to contact

Contact nameWill Baxter

Organisation nameBraintree District Council

AddressCauseway House, Bocking End, Braintree, CM7 9HB

Telephone01376551414

Extension number:

Fax01376 557792

Web address

How to apply

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.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 “PROC14-0115 – Landscape Character Assessment Consultancy” by the deadline stated above. Further documentation will be sent after this deadline.