Published date: 28 October 2019

Closed opportunity - This means that the contract is currently closed. The buying department may be considering suppliers that have already applied, or no suitable offers were made.

Closing: 22 November 2019

Contract summary


  • Agricultural, forestry, horticultural, aquacultural and apicultural services - 77000000

Location of contract


Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

28 October 2019

Closing date

22 November 2019

Contract start date

20 January 2020

Contract end date

19 January 2024

Contract type

Supply contract

Procedure type

Open (non-OJEU)

Any interested supplier may submit a tender in response to an opportunity notice.

Non-OJEU (Official Journal of the European Union) procedures are valued below a certain financial threshold.

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The City of London Corporation (the City) invites Tenders for the provision of Supply of Soils & Substrates to the City of London.
The City's Open Spaces Department is requiring a supplier that can meet the City's requests for the supply of a variety of very high-quality soils, substrates, mulches and bark to compliment the standards required by the City of London.

The duration of the contract is 2 years, subject to the right of the City (at its sole discretion) to exercise its right to extend the Contract by up to 2 years in 2 individual periods of 12 months i.e. (2+1+1).

The maximum length of the contract is therefore 4 years.

The budget for this contract is up to £160,000 over 4 years i.e. £40,000 pa.

More information


  • Tender Notice
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About the buyer


PO BOX 270


Closing: 22 November 2019