Provision of WiFi Services

Provision of WiFi Services

Concession for street and open space wireless provision.

UK-Hove: telecommunications services

2012/S 179-294700

Prior information notice


Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

Brighton and Hove City Council
Corporate Procurement, 2nd Floor, Kings House, Grand Avenue, Hove, East Sussex
Contact point(s): Claire Jones
BN3 2SR Hove
Telephone: +44 1273291408
Fax: +44 1273291247

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority:

Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)

I.2)Type of the contracting authority

Regional or local authority
I.3)Main activity

General public services
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities

The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: no

Section II.B: Object of the contract (Supplies or services)

II.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:

Concession for street and open space wireless provision.
II.2)Type of contract and place of delivery or of performance

Service category No 5: Telecommunications services
Brighton and Hove.
NUTS code UKJ21

II.3)Information on framework agreement

The notice involves the establishment of a framework agreement: no
II.4)Short description of nature and quantity or value of supplies or services:

To let a service concession for the use of council owned assets (primarily street furniture) in exchange for a Wireless Network.
We are looking to hold a supplier day that will provide an opportunity for suppliers to be provided with further information in respect of Brighton & Hove Council’s Digital Strategy with a particular focus on the proposed service concession. The supplier briefing day will be held on Tuesday 25.9.2012 at (14:00) in the Great Hall, Hove Town Hall, Norton Road, Hove. If suppliers are interested in attending please provide details to the project lead (Paul Colbran contact tel no. 01273290283) by twelve noon on Monday 24th September.
Please note that the Council is advertising in the Official Journal on a voluntary basis as the procurement is otherwise exempt from the regulations on account of being a procurement for a concession contract.
Estimated cost excluding VAT: 1,00 GBP

This contract is divided into lots: no

II.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

64200000, 64227000

II.6)Scheduled date for start of award procedures
II.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
II.8)Additional information:

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Information about reserved contracts

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about European Union funds

The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
VI.2)Additional information:
VI.3)Information on general regulatory framework

VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice:13.9.2012