Supply and Installation of Fire Alarms – Swindon

Supply and Installation of Fire Alarms – Swindon

Supply and Installation of a mixed grade addressable fire alarm system. Design of cabling routes and encasement.

Contract summary


  • Fire-alarm systems – 31625200
  • Electrical wiring and fitting work – 45311000
  • Fire-alarm system installation work – 45312100

Location of contract

South West

Value of contract


Published date

10 March 2020

Closing date

08 April 2020

Contract start date

08 June 2020

Contract end date

23 October 2020

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Swindon Borough Council invites expressions of interest from suitably qualified and experienced contractors for the provision of the supply and installation of Fire Alarms and Associated Works to Cockram Court and William Robins Court Swindon
Project Description
The contractor will be required to undertake the work which is more particularly detailed in the tender documentation with a brief outline below:
Cockram Court – Details of Work
• Supply and Installation of a mixed grade addressable fire alarm system
• Design of cabling routes and encasement

William Robins Court – Details of Work
• Upgrade existing lighting installations and controls
• Supply and Installation of a new analogue addressable fire alarm system
• Rewiring existing small power circuits to communal spaces
• Design of cabling routes and encasement
The contract term will be 20 weeks
Full details relating to the Works are provided in the tender documents.
Swindon Borough Council will also be allocating two dates for site visits (19th/26th Feb 2020). Please see section 3 of the Invitation to Tender Document (ITT) for details of how to register to attend.
The relevant tender documents are included within this project webpage as attachments.

Tender clarifications to be submitted in writing via e-mail, including the project name clearly in the e-mail title, to by 25th March, 12:00:00 hrs UK Local time. Please do not contact the buyer directly.

The Council’s responses to these clarification questions will be uploaded as attachments on the project webpage attachments section. Therefore it is the Contractor’s responsibility to check the site regularly for updates to clarifications, as you will not be advised when updates have been made.

Tender Responses are required to be submitted no later than 8th April 2020 12:00:00 hrs UK Local time by e-mail to the address below stating the reference number and title in the subject box.

In the event of difficulties downloading tender documents, please email:, Please do not contact the buyer directly.

Please note that this project has been advertised on Contracts Finder/ other web portals, however, Supplying the South West Portal,, is the only portal that includes all the relevant documents required to respond to this opportunity, bearing Project Id: DN463442

We would encourage you to click on the ‘Register interest’ button to help the Council monitor the level of interest in this opportunity.

No Tender submissions will be considered without completing the tender documents in full including attachments and returning them in alignment with the instructions within the tender documents.


About the buyer

Contact name

Tina Meacham


Swindon Borough Council, Civic Offices
Euclid Street
United Kingdom


+44 1793463594



Other information


How to apply

Please apply directly to the buyer using the contact details provided, or follow the instructions given in the notice description or information section.