Published date: 4 March 2021

Last edited date: 5 March 2021

This notice was replaced on 16 June 2021

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

Awarded contract (published 16 June 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.

Contract summary


  • Gas appliance maintenance services - 50531200

Location of contract

North West

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

4 March 2021

Closing date

12 April 2021

Closing time


Contract start date

2 June 2021

Contract end date

1 June 2023

Contract type

Service contract

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 Council is looking to appoint a single supplier to carry out the operation, inspection and maintenance of all boiler plant and associated equipment, including servicing and completing minor repairs as part of the service up to a value not exceeding £200.
The successful supplier will be responsible for
- Maintaining a working environment for the building users and tenants that fulfils Blackpool Council's (BC) obligations as defined in the lease(s).
- Maintaining the boilers and associated equipment in good working order and to protect the value of Blackpool Council's assets.
- 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.
Full details can be found in the Specification of Requirements which form part of the ITT documents.
Blackpool Council wishes to appoint a Contractor/s who can clearly demonstrate the ability to meet our requirements and who offers the most economically advantageous tender.
It is anticipated that the contract term will be from 2nd June 2021 to 31st May 2023, with the option to extend incrementally for a period of 1 + 1 years (subject to contract review and budget availability).

More information

Previous notice about this procurement

Provision of Commercial Gas Servicing and Maintenance

  • Opportunity
  • Published 4 March 2021, last edited 5 March 2021


About the buyer

Contact name

Helen Thompson


PO Box 4
United Kingdom


+44 1253478760