Published date: 15 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.

Closing: 23 July 2021, 12pm

Contract summary


  • Architectural, construction, engineering and inspection services - 71000000

Location of contract

West Midlands

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

15 June 2021

Closing date

23 July 2021

Closing time


Contract start date

31 August 2022

Contract end date

31 August 2032

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Negotiated procedure without prior publication (OJEU)

The opportunity was not advertised, because for example only one supplier is capable of delivering the requirement, or due to extreme urgency brought about by unforeseen events.

OJEU (Official Journal of the European Union) procedures are valued above a certain financial threshold.

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



HS2 Ltd wishes to appoint a Design and Delivery Partner (DDP). HS2 Ltd is seeking expressions of interest from suitably experienced organisations, with the capability of delivering a high profile and important professional services contract. The successful Tenderer ("Consultant") will manage the delivery of HS2 Phase 2a within budget and programme, including the management and co-ordination of the design and construction of Phase 2a works from contract award until the delivery of the Phase 2a works.

The scope is described in the Pre-Qualification Pack ("PQP") and accompanying procurement documents. Applicants are referred to the PQP and accompanying procurement documents.

About the buyer


High Speed Two (HS2) Ltd, Two Snowhill, Queensway
B4 6GA