Published date: 20 July 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.

Closing: 20 August 2021, 3pm

Contract summary


  • Repair and maintenance of plant - 45259000

Location of contract

North West

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

20 July 2021

Closing date

20 August 2021

Closing time


Contract start date

1 December 2021

Contract end date

30 November 2023

Contract type

Not specified

Procedure type

Restricted procedure

A two-stage procedure, where the first stage is used to select suppliers, who are then invited to bid in the second stage.

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



Blackpool Borough Council (the Council) are looking to appoint a single provider for the maintenance and periodic servicing of air conditioning and air handling plant. It shall be the duty of the Contractor to carry out the operation, inspection and maintenance of all air conditioning plant, including servicing and completing repairs, as defined in the General Conditions of Contract and Specification. This will include: Providing a working environment for the building users and tenants that fulfils the Council's obligations as defined in the lease(s). Maintaining the air conditioning plant in good working order and to protect the value of the Councils assets. Preparing or reviewing and updating a list of all the company's air conditioning equipment within a building (hereafter referred to as the Asset Register) and to supplying a copy of that register to the Council. Making adequate arrangements for the Health and Safety of persons in or around the buildings and to fulfil all safety requirements particularly in regard to the Health & Safety at Work etc. Act. 1974. The Contract will also be available for use by the Council's wholly owned subsidiaries including the below. Contractors should note it is not a guarantee these companies will utilise the framework:
Blackpool Entertainment Company Ltd
Registered Address: 1 Bickerstaffe Square, Talbot Road, Blackpool, FY1 3AH.

About the buyer

Contact name

Jenna Douthwaite


PO Box 4


+44 1253477752