Published date: 18 April 2019

Last edited date: 18 April 2019

This notice was replaced on 25 June 2019

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

Awarded contract (published 25 June 2019)

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


  • Real estate services - 70000000

  • Architectural, construction, engineering and inspection services - 71000000

  • Research and development services and related consultancy services - 73000000

Location of contract

East Midlands

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

18 April 2019

Closing date

10 May 2019

Contract start date

3 June 2019

Contract end date

3 October 2019

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Competitive quotation (below threshold)

The buyer selects a group of potential suppliers to invite to tender.

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

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



The Council is seeking to appoint a suitably qualified consultant to develop a 'Tall Buildings Strategy'. The Strategy should be sufficiently robust to inform the development of a specific development plan policy in the Council's emerging Local Plan Part 2 and will be used to inform the determination of planning applications for tall buildings

Please note, suppliers wishing to express interest and obtain the documentation, must do so by 15:00 on 09 May 2019. It is recommended that you express interest and obtain the documentation well before this time to allow sufficient time to prepare and submit a comprehensive response. The deadline for returns is 14:00 on 10 May 2019. Select the 'apply online' link in the bottom right hand corner of this notice, this will transfer you to the Councils e-tendering system where you can express interest and obtain the documents, (please note we will only accept expressions of interest through the e-tendering system,.

More information


About the buyer

Contact name

Deanna Sutcliffe


Corporation Street


01332 640768