Published date: 24 November 2021

Open opportunity - This means that the contract is currently active, and the buying department is looking for potential suppliers to fulfil the contract.


Closing: 22 December 2021, 12pm

Contract summary

Industry

  • Banking services - 66110000

Location of contract

England

Value of contract

£600,000 to £700,000

Procurement reference

KBPTWBC001-DN584006-83647400

Published date

24 November 2021

Closing date

22 December 2021

Closing time

12pm

Contract start date

1 April 2022

Contract end date

31 March 2027

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure

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

Contract is suitable for SMEs?

No

Contract is suitable for VCSEs?

No


Description

Tunbridge Wells Borough Council (TWBC) is looking to award a contract for corporate banking and card merchant services (excluding investment services).

This contract term will be an initial 5-year term. The Council would reserve the right to extend this contract for a period of up to 60 months at the end of the initial 5-year contract term.

The anticipated service commencement date is 1st April 2022.

Tender release: Wednesday 24th November 2021
Expression of Interest Deadline: 12:00pm Wednesday 22nd December 2021
Deadline for submission of completed tenders: 12:00pm Friday 7th January 2022
Evaluation: w/c Monday 10th January 2022
Appointment of contractor: w/c Monday 17th January 2022
Mandatory 10 day standstill period: 17th - 27th January 2022

All expressions of interest, and subsequent communications or proposal submissions, must be made via the Kent Business Portal: www.kentbusinessportal.org.uk


How to apply

Follow the instructions given in the description or the more information section.


About the buyer

Contact name

Dan Hutchins

Address

Town Hall
Tunbridge Wells
TN1 1RS
England

Telephone

+44 1892526121

Email

dan.hutchins@tunbridgewells.gov.uk

Website

http://www.tunbridgewells.gov.uk