Published date: 20 April 2021

This notice was replaced on 20 April 2021

This notice does not contain the most up-to-date information about this procurement. The most recent notice is:

Opportunity (published 20 April 2021, last edited 20 April 2021)

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.

Contract summary


  • Architectural, construction, engineering and inspection services - 71000000

Location of contract

South East

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

20 April 2021

Closing date

28 May 2021

Closing time


Contract start date

14 June 2021

Contract end date

13 June 2023

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure

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

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



Thanet District Council is seeking to conduct a test and inspection regime as detailed on the Royal Harbour and The Port of Ramsgate Estate fixed wiring installations to BS7671:2018, or subsequent editions. To provide certification of a satisfactory, or unsatisfactory inspection of the circuits including works of an emergency, urgent and recommended nature. The proposed contract is a NEC4 Short form contract.

The Contract is anticipated to commence upon 14th June 2021 for a duration of two years with the possibility of 2 x options to extend on 2 x 12 month basis at the sole discretion of the council.

Important Information: All procurement documents are available electronically via the Kent Business Portal and available for suppliers to download and complete according to instructions contained.

The procurement process will be undertaken on the basis of formal quotations. Evaluation will be on the basis of criteria and methodology as set out in the Invitation to Quote document.

Any clarifications or questions must be submitted via the Message area of the Kent Business Portal by no later than 14.00hrs on 21st May 2021.

Completed quotation documents must be submitted electronically via the Kent Business Portal by no later than 14.00hrs on 28th May 2021.

About the buyer

Contact name

Karen Paton


Thanet District Council
Cecil Street
United Kingdom


+44 1843577112