Published date: 3 November 2017

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: 30 November 2017

Contract summary


  • Planting and maintenance services of green areas - 77310000

  • Floral-display services - 77330000

  • Tree pruning and hedge trimming - 77340000

Location of contract


Value of contract


Procurement reference

STC Access and Highways 2018-2020

Published date

3 November 2017

Closing date

30 November 2017

Contract start date

1 April 2018

Contract end date

31 March 2020

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure (above threshold)

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

This procedure can be used for procurements above the relevant contract value threshold.

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



Accessibility and Highways Contract Tender Pack
2018 -2020

Maintenance Work for Somerton Main Entrance Roads and others
Maintenance Work for Somerton Footpaths
Maintenance Work for Somerton Shrub Beds

Welcome to our Accessibility and Highways Contract Tender Pack. Within this pack there are three contracts for consideration.

You are more than welcome to bid for all contracts, just one or any combination you feel suits your business operation.

The contacts will be advertised on Somerton Town Councils Website, The Western Gazette and on Contract Finder.
Contract packs can also be collected at the Somerton Town Council Office, Edgar Hall, 8 Cary Court, Somerton, Somerset, TA11 6SA.

The Accessibility and Highways committee also agreed to implement a new contract evaluation process and this is explained below:

S.T.C Contract Evaluation
The contacts will be evaluated based on a combination of price and other factors as indicated below.
Please supply information related to each of the headings to allow us to evaluate your tender submission. Please use continuation sheet where necessary.
Based on the information provided shortlisted contractors will be invited to an interview to be held in December 2017.

More information



About the buyer

Contact name

Terry Philpott, Somerton Town Council


Edgar Hall, 8 Cary Court,
Somerton Business Park
TA11 6SB


01458 272236