Published date: 6 April 2018

Last edited date: 6 April 2018

Awarded opportunity - This means that the contract has been awarded to a supplier.

Closing: 16 February 2018

Contract summary


  • Architectural, construction, engineering and inspection services - 71000000

Location of contract

South West

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

6 April 2018

Closing date

16 February 2018

Contract start date

31 March 2018

Contract end date

31 March 2019

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?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



Bournemouth Borough Council in partnership with BHLive are proposing to carry out alterations and improvements to the Bournemouth International Centre, (BIC), aiming to modernise and improve the existing appearance to meet customer expectations, and to improve the facility generally to ensure it is a 21st Century conference and event facility.

Fee proposals are being sought for Architectural and Quantity Surveying services up to RIBA stage 3, to preparation of a planning application. This will include setting the brief and completion of concept designs.

The successful supplier will be expected to commence the works in March 2018 and provide sufficient resources to meet the following review dates.

• Scheme optimisation review 1: 18th April 2018
• Scheme optimisation review 2: 11th May 2018
• Conclude scheme design: 29th May 1018
• Planning submission: 11th June 2018
• Design Guardian review (if required) to follow on up to completion at the end of March 2019

More information


Additional text

Suppliers interested in this contract opportunity can access the full procurement documentation by visiting Bournemouth Borough Council's electronic Tendering system . Suppliers should search for the contract opportunity through Supplying the South West. There are further details of the contract opportunity on the advert published on and instructions on how suppliers can access the procurement documentation for completion.

Responses to the contract opportunity must be submitted electronically through before the deadline shown on the system.

If you are unable to access the advert for the opportunity through please contact the Council using the contact details provided.

Award information

Awarded date

7 March 2018

Contract start date

12 March 2018

Contract end date

31 July 2018

Total value of contract


This contract was awarded to 1 supplier.

Footprint Architects Ltd





Supplier is SME?


Supplier is VCSE?


About the buyer

Contact name

Strategic Procurement Team


Bournemouth Borough Council
Town Hall, Bourne Avenue


+44 1202451417


Closing: 16 February 2018