Published date: 4 November 2021

Last edited date: 4 November 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.

Closing: 2 December 2021, 12pm

Contract summary


  • IT services: consulting, software development, Internet and support - 72000000

  • Data services - 72300000

Location of contract

B91 3QB

Value of contract


Procurement reference

SOL - 12679

Published date

4 November 2021

Closing date

2 December 2021

Closing time


Contract start date

3 January 2022

Contract end date

31 January 2023

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure (below threshold)

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

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

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Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council (SMBC) is seeking a supplier to install and maintain a footfall monitoring system for Solihull Town Centre.

Solihull town centre has long been a successful and popular town and has thrived as the high-quality retail destination and commercial centre we see today. Over the last 50 years Solihull has gone through huge change, evolving from a wealthy suburban neighbourhood into a successful and popular town with a thriving commercial centre, consistently named as one of the best places to live within the United Kingdom.

The project is receiving up to £192,000 funding from the England European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) as part of Welcome Back Fund. The Department for Communities and Local Government is the Managing Authority for ERDF. Established by the European Union ERDF funds help local areas stimulate their economic development by investing in projects which will support innovation, businesses, create jobs and local community regenerations. For more information visit

More information

Additional text

Please register via the Council`s e-procurement system - CSW-JETS

CSW-JETS is a sub-regional e-tendering portal run by In-tend. Since February 2010, Coventry; Solihull; Warwickshire; Nuneaton and Bedworth; Rugby alongside other local district Councils have been working together as a shared procurement service. In conjunction with Solihull Community Housing, we have joined together to bring you a collaborative E-Tendering portal.

CSW-JETS enables us to advertise our opportunities across all authorities through the same system. This means that there is a single point of contact for procurement in the sub-region so you only have to register once to receive notifications for all authorities. Registering on the portal will make it easier for local suppliers to find, respond to and be alerted to tender opportunities.

Registration is free, and takes just a few minutes. When complete, you will be able to express interest in any of the Councils'/Authorities' opportunities when they are made available including this tender. In addition, we will be able to access your details whenever we have a requirement, and you may then be invited to tender or quote for work.

Once you are registered and log in to the system you will be able to locate the tender opportunity, express interest and access the documentation.

Is a Recurrent Procurement Type? : No

About the buyer

Contact name

Dan Sharp


Manor Square
B91 3QB
United Kingdom