Published date: 2 December 2019

This notice was replaced on 9 December 2019

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

Awarded contract (published 21 May 2020)

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


  • Digital printing services - 79811000

Location of contract

East Midlands

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

2 December 2019

Closing date

16 December 2019

Contract start date

13 January 2020

Contract end date

12 January 2022

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?



Leicestershire County Council is seeking to enter into a contract arrangement with a suitable organisation for the print and publication of its magazine-style journal 'Leicestershire Matters,' which is to be delivered to all homes (280 000+ households) in Leicestershire. The organisations will also be responsible for subsequent delivery to the council's contract distribution company (in readiness for distribution).

All Documents relating to the opportunity can be located on our tendering portal - Questions/Enquiries/Submissions should all come via the portal and not direct to the contact.

About the buyer

Contact name

Ross Skinner


County Hall
Leicester Road Glenfield