Production of a Masterplan for West Bromwich Town Centre

Production of a Masterplan for West Bromwich Town Centre

The Masterplan is expected to embrace the Councils 2030 vision, and objectives and support the drive of Sandwell’s Inclusive Economy Deal.

United Kingdom-Oldbury: Business development consultancy services

2020/S 160-391215

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

Official name: Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council
Postal address: Sandwell Council House, Freeth Street
Town: Oldbury
NUTS code: UKG37 Sandwell
Postal code: B69 3DB
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Carol Wintle
E-mail: carol_wintle@sandwell.gov.uk
Telephone: +44 1215692817
Internet address(es):Main address: www.sandwell.gov.uk

Address of the buyer profile: www.sandwell.gov.uk

I.2)Information about joint procurement

I.3)Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/sandwellmbc
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/sandwellmbc
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address

I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Regional or local authority

I.5)Main activity

General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

The Production of a Masterplan for West Bromwich Town Centre

Reference number: SMBC 20007

II.1.2)Main CPV code

79411100 Business development consultancy services

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

It is widely recognised that town centres in the UK faced a number of challenges pre-Covid-19 which were already presenting significant opportunities for developers and landowners to start on a period of significant town centre regeneration. The Covid-19 pandemic has essentially sped up the decline in many traditional town centre functions therefore emphasising the need for investment and regeneration to support their role. The council’s new corporate plan ‘Big Plans for a Great Place’ for the people of Sandwell will set out six major outcomes to focus on to make Sandwell a great place to live, work and do business – for residents, businesses and the whole community.The plan articulates the strategic direction of the Council over the next 5 years and provides a framework to enable the Council to organise itself to deliver the six strategic outcomes.The Masterplan is expected to embrace the Councils 2030 vision, and objectives and support the drive of Sandwell’s Inclusive Economy Deal.

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 200 000.00 GBP

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

79411100 Business development consultancy services
71241000 Feasibility study, advisory service, analysis
72221000 Business analysis consultancy services
66171000 Financial consultancy services

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKG37 Sandwell
Main site or place of performance:

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

It is widely recognised that town centres in the UK faced a number of challenges pre-Covid-19 which were already presenting significant opportunities for developers and landowners to start on a period of significant town centre regeneration.The Covid-19 pandemic has essentially sped up the decline in many traditional town centre functions therefore emphasising the need for investment, regeneration to support their role.The council’s new corporate plan Big Plans for a Great Place for the people of Sandwell will set out six major outcomes to focus on to make Sandwell a great place to live work and do business – for residents, businesses and the whole community.The plan articulates the strategic direction of the Council over the next 5 years and provides a framework to enable the Council to organise itself to deliver the six strategic outcomes.The Masterplan is expected to embrace the Councils 2030 vision, and objectives and support the drive of Sandwell’s Inclusive Economy Deal.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 200 000.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in days: 4
This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no

II.2.14)Additional information

The Council will be using the In-tend e-Tendering System for this Procurement exercise, please visit https://in-tendhost.co.uk/sandwellmbc to access the Sandwell MBC In-tend Supplier Portal. From here you will be able to register your company, express an interest in the opportunity, and gain immediate access to the ITT and other related documents.

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation

III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers

List and brief description of conditions:

Please refer to the ITT documents.

III.1.2)Economic and financial standing

List and brief description of selection criteria:

Please refer to the ITT documents.

Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required:

Please refer to the ITT documents.

III.1.3)Technical and professional ability

List and brief description of selection criteria:

Please refer to the ITT documents.

III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Open procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.4)Information about reduction of the number of solutions or tenders during negotiation or dialogue
IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction

IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure

IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

Date: 14/09/2020
Local time: 15:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates

IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:

English
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender

IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 14/09/2020
Local time: 15:00
Place:

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

Official name: Sandwell MBC In-Tend Supplier Portal (please see Internet address URL below)
Town: Oldbury
Country: United KingdomInternet address: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/sandwellmbc

VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures

Official name: Sandwell MBC In-Tend Supplier Portal (please see Internet address URL below)
Town: Oldbury
Country: United KingdomInternet address: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/sandwellmbc

VI.4.3)Review procedure

Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained

Official name: Sandwell MBC In-Tend Supplier Portal (please see Internet address URL below)
Town: Oldbury
Country: United KingdomInternet address: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/sandwellmbc

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

14/08/2020