United Kingdom-Chicksands: Regeneration and Business Consultancy

Notice Abstract
The Regeneration and Business directorate are seeking to commission technical expertise to support our ambitious agenda in Central Bedfordshire and create a Consultancy Framework. Consultants will be expected to work in a blended way to support and provide capacity to our in-house teams adding value through coaching, training and peer review of current and future planning to realise positive benefits and within the ethos of a One Council approach for Central Bedfordshire. CBC wishes to engage with all Contractors at a Pre-engagement event to be held on 4.12.2018. If wishing to attend the Contractor briefing, please contact Anna.Bosworth@centralbedfordshire.gov.uk to register your interest. For more details please visit http://www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk/business/procurement/opportunities.aspx to view the full notification.

Notice Details
Prior information notice
This notice is for prior information only

Directive 2014/24/EU - Public Sector Directive

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting Change entity
I.1) Name and addresses
Central Bedfordshire Council

Priory House

Chicksands

SG17 5TQ

UK

Contact person: +44 3003005997

Telephone: +44 3003008000

E-mail: anna.bosworth@centralbedfordshire.gov.uk

NUTS: UKH25

Internet address(es)

Main address: http://in-tendhost.co.uk/centralbedfordshire

I.3) Communication
Additional information can be obtained from 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
Regeneration and Business Consultancy Framework

II.1.2) Main CPV code
71311200


II.1.3) Type of contract
Services

II.1.4) Short description
The Regeneration and Business directorate are seeking to commission technical expertise to support our ambitious agenda in Central Bedfordshire and create a Consultancy Framework. Consultants will be expected to work in a blended way to support and provide capacity to our in-house teams adding value through coaching, training and peer review of current and future planning to realise positive benefits and within the ethos of a One Council approach for Central Bedfordshire. CBC wishes to engage with all Contractors at a Pre-engagement event to be held on 4.12.2018. If wishing to attend the Contractor briefing, please contact Anna.Bosworth@centralbedfordshire.gov.uk to register your interest. For more details please visit http://www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk/business/procurement/opportunities.aspx to view the full notification.

II.1.5) Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 40 000 000.00 GBP

II.1.6) Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: Yes

II.2) Description
Lot No: 1

II.2.1) Title
Strategic Transport Highways

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)
79400000

II.2.3) Place of performance
NUTS code:

UKH25


Main site or place of performance:

Central Bedfordshire and other areas outside.

II.2.4) Description of the procurement
Technical and specialist advice and support Road and rail infrastructure policy and strategy advice Access and movement studies Network and junction modelling Traffic management and route planning Corridor studies Traffic assessment reports, sustainable travel plans Public transport studies Production of work carried in an appropriate format such as briefing notes reports or presentations Business case development support to recognised industry standards e.g. WEBTAG.

Lot No: 2

II.2.1) Title
Economic Development Regeneration Place Delivery

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)
79400000

II.2.3) Place of performance
NUTS code:

UKH25


Main site or place of performance:

Central Bedfordshire and also other areas outside.

II.2.4) Description of the procurement
Development of integrated growth and place strategies development of stakeholder engagement strategies and stakeholder engagement plans economic development strategy compilation and maintenance of evidence bases Undertaking economic and local demography analysis to inform commissioning of provision with particular focus on employment and skills Bid writing, project appraisals and financial and economic impact.

Lot No: 3

II.2.1) Title
Housing Commercial and Financial Modelling

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)
79400000

II.2.3) Place of performance
NUTS code:

UKH25


Main site or place of performance:

Central Bedfordshire Council and locations outside of the area.

II.2.4) Description of the procurement
Strategy development and review Financial modelling Intelligence of Local housing market — deep dive.

Lot No: 4

II.2.1) Title
Strategic Planning Specialist Support

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)
79400000

II.2.3) Place of performance
NUTS code:

UKH25


Main site or place of performance:

Central Bedfordshire Council and areas outside.

II.2.4) Description of the procurement
Additional work to support the current Local Plan examination, due 2018/2019 Technical and specialist support to produce, update and test the evidence base that underpins any future work to refresh the Council’s Local Plan.

Lot No: 5

II.2.1) Title
Planning and Development Management

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)
79400000

II.2.3) Place of performance
NUTS code:

UKH25


Main site or place of performance:

Central Bedfordshire Council and areas outside.

II.2.4) Description of the procurement
Presentation to committee, appeal or any other appropriate forum. Planning application validation support. Planning enforcement support and capacity. Process improvement and redesign.

Lot No: 6

II.2.1) Title
Business Engagement, Events Management and Promotion

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)
79400000

II.2.3) Place of performance
NUTS code:

UKH25


Main site or place of performance:

Central Bedfordshire and outside areas.

II.2.4) Description of the procurement
Management and delivery of events, including securing the venue/logistics, attendance at events, exhibitors, sponsorship, guest speakers, invitations, school and employer engagement, all aspects of risk assessment and health and safety. social media campaigns; production of content marketing videos and/or photography; marketing collateral design and print; business promotions and wider communications; design and production of case studies celebrating local successes of inward investment, employment and skills; website design, maintenance and hosting, along with supporting CRM systems.

Lot No: 7

II.2.1) Title
Building Control and Drainage

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)
79400000

II.2.3) Place of performance
NUTS code:

UKH25


Main site or place of performance:

Central Bedfordshire and locations outside.

II.2.4) Description of the procurement
Specialist flood risk management support to deliver the role of the Lead Local Flood Authority.

II.3) Estimated date of publication of contract notice:
08/11/2018

Section IV: Procedure
IV.1) Description
IV.1.8) Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: No

Section VI: Complementary information
VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice
08/11/2018