Published date: 4 December 2018

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: 11 January 2019

Contract summary


  • Playground equipment - 37535200

  • Park and playground equipment - 43325000

  • Repair and maintenance services of playground equipment - 50870000

    • Horticultural services - 77300000

Location of contract

East Midlands

Value of contract

£15,000 to £60,000

Procurement reference


Published date

4 December 2018

Closing date

11 January 2019

Contract start date

1 April 2019

Contract end date

31 March 2022

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Single tender action (non-OJEU)

A direct contract with a single supplier, without competition.

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

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



Ellistown and Battleflat Parish Council are looking to procure a contract for grounds maintenance services for a 3 year period.
The village of Ellistown has 5 play parks, war memorial and green with floral displays, 9 hanging basket structures with 6 arms on each, 6 planters, 3 open spaces, 1 Multi Use Games Area (MUGA) and 1 balancing pond plus hedges which require annual cuts. The hamlet of Battleflat is located just over a mile away from Ellistown and has 1 of the planters and 1 of the hanging basket structures located there.
In the first instance please contact the Parish Clerk, Mrs Karen Turrell on 07949 645139 or email to request a Tender pack.

About the buyer

Contact name

Karen Turrell


c/o NWL Council Offices
Whitwick Road