GB-Colchester: Short Term Consultancy Cover

Competitive Contract Notice

1. Title: GB-Colchester: Short Term Consultancy Cover
2. Awarding Authority:
Colchester Borough Council
Rowan House, 33 Sheepen Road, Colchester, CO3 3WG, United Kingdom
Tel. 07812994589, Email:
Attn: Matt Howe
3. Contract Type: Services
Sub Type: Other services.

4. Description: Trees. Technical analysis or consultancy services. Project management consultancy services. Colchester Borough Council require a Foundation Degree in Arboriculture qualified (or equivalent) arboriculturist to provide cover for an extended period of leave. The appointed Consultant will inspect trees on the basis of public inquiries, requests from our housing team and Essex County Highways, update the database and send out all relevant responses to customers.
5. CPV Codes:
03452000 - Trees.
71621000 - Technical analysis or consultancy services.
72224000 - Project management consultancy services.

6. NUTS Codes :
UKH3 - Essex

7. Main Site or Location of Works, Main Place of Delivery or Main Place of Performance: Essex,
8. Reference Attributed by the Awarding Authority: CMYS-LM-0002
9. Estimated Value of Requirement: Category K:10K to 25K
Currency: GBP
10. Deadline for Expression of Interest: 29/08/2014 17:00:00
11. Address to which they must be sent:
The Essex Procurement Hub
Braintree District Council, Causeway House, Braintree, Cm7 9HB, United Kingdom
Tel. 07812994589, Email:
Attn: Matt Howe

12. Other Information:
Other Information: 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. Expressions of Interest should be emailed to Matt Howe by no later than 17:00 hrs on 29th August 2014. The Quotation forms will then be issued on Monday 1st September 2014, with a return date of 12:00 (noon) on Friday 12th September 2014
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Period of Work Start date: 01/11/2014
Period of Work End date: 28/02/2015

Award Criteria: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of the criteria stated in the tender documents

Funding: N/A
Is this a Framework Agreement?: no