Contract Summary

  • Published Date: 7 January 2020

  • Tender Status: active

  • Tender Opening Date: 7 January 2020

  • Tender Closing Date: 17 February 2020

  • Award Date: n/a

  • Contract Start Date: n/a

  • Contract End Date: n/a

  • Contract is suitable for SMEs: Yes

  • Contract is suitable for VCSEs: No

  • Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU) Contract Type: Works



Thanet District Council is seeking to select and appoint a suitably qualified contractor for the provision of new build café, toilets and general amenity building, community square, heritage terrace, hard and soft landscaping across Ellington Park and invites prospective suppliers to submit a tender to meet the Employer's requirements.

This contract supports the wider regeneration of Ellington Park, funded by National Lottery Heritage Fund, in partnership with TDC and Friends of Ellington Park, developing and preserving the park for community use.

The procurement process will be undertaken on the basis of an open tender. All tenders will be accepted subject to the tenderer providing suitable responses to grounds for Mandatory and Discretionary Rejection and that the minimum standards are met as set out in the Invitation to Tender document. Evaluation will be on the basis of criteria as set out in the Invitation to Tender document. The form of contract will be JCT Design & Build 2016 plus Thanet District Council's Special Conditions

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Suppliers should in first instance register themselves on the Kent Business Portal by following registration instructions. All procurement documents are attached to the notice and available for suppliers to download from the Kent Business Portal ( and complete according to instructions contained. Any clarifications or questions must be submitted via the discussions area of the Kent Business Portal by no later than 14.00 hrs Monday 10 February 2020.

Completed tender documents must be submitted electronically via the Kent Business Portal by no later than 14.00 hrs on Monday 17 February 2020.

About the Buyer

Contact name: Gemma Paul

Address: Thanet District Council Cecil Street

Telephone: +44 1843577294

Fax: n/a


Value of Contract

Price Range: £1,100,000 - £1,100,000