Published date: 26 October 2020

This notice was replaced on 26 October 2020

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

Awarded contract (published 26 October 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


  • Playground equipment - 37535200

  • Playground swings - 37535210

  • Playground climbing apparatus - 37535220

    • Playground merry go rounds - 37535230

    • Playground slides - 37535240

    • Playground see saws - 37535250

    • Playground tunnels - 37535260

    • Park and playground equipment - 43325000

Location of contract

North West

Value of contract

£100,000 to £120,000

Procurement reference


Published date

26 October 2020

Closing date

16 November 2020

Closing time


Contract start date

23 November 2020

Contract end date

26 March 2021

Contract type

Supply 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?



Copeland Borough Council (CBC) is seeking to appoint a consultant / contractor to design and implement physical improvements to Jacktrees Road play area as part of a wider programme of regeneration works within the town. The commission will refurbish and improve the existing facility where possible but also design and deliver new provision on site to significantly enhance the quality of the play and outdoor exercise offer. This extended and enhanced provision will provide an inclusive, attractive and safe environment for outdoor play and exercise for all ages and abilities, and support physical and mental health and wellbeing in a location adjacent to a new cycle path gateway. Further details are provided in the Invitation to Tender documents which will be made available upon registering an interest in this opportunity via The Chest Procurement Portal. All correspondence, clarifications and submissions must be made via The Chest. For support to use the Chest please contact Proactis Help Centre:

About the buyer

Contact name

Procurement Officer


Copeland Borough Council
The Copeland Centre
CA28 7SJ
United Kingdom