Published date: 5 December 2016

Last edited date: 5 December 2016

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Awarded contract (published 12 January 2017)

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Contract summary


  • Grounds maintenance services - 77314000

Location of contract

BH20 4PP

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

5 December 2016

Closing date

16 December 2016

Contract start date

1 April 2017

Contract end date

31 March 2025

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure

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

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Tender for the Provision of Grounds Maintenance Services to Purbeck District Council.

The Council is seeking tenders from suitably qualified companies to provide grounds maintenance services to Purbeck District Council
The Council currently maintains a variety of amenity areas across the District of Purbeck including grassed / lawed areas, ditches, woodland, closed cemeteries and natural grassland habitat. In addition the Wareham Walls (which are a scheduled ancient monument and surround the town of Wareham) are to be maintained as part of this contract. They consist of a series of huge earthen banks and ditches and were originally built in the Saxon period as defensive structures.
The successful tenderer will contract with Purbeck District Council for a period of eight years with the possibility of a two year extension.
All correspondence and / or a request for the tendering instructions should be directed to Mr Richard Conway Environment Manager, Public Health and Housing Services, Purbeck District Council, Westport House, Worgret Road, Wareham Dorset BH20 4PP. 01929 557267
The closing date for all tenders to be submitted to Purbeck District Council is 16:00hrs 16th December 2016.

More information



About the buyer

Contact name

Richard Conway


Westport House
Worgret Road
BH20 4PP


01929 556561