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UK-Rochford: Grounds maintenance services.

Section I: Contracting Authority
Title: UK-Rochford: Grounds maintenance services.
I.1)Name, Addresses And Contact Point(s)
Rochford District Council
The Council Offices, South Street, Rochford, SS4 1BW, United Kingdom
Tel. +44 01268533333, Email:, URL:
Contact: Corporate Procurement, Attn: Angela Vine

I.2)Type Of Purchasing Body
Not Provided

Section II: Object Of The Contract
II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority/entity: Grounds and Facilities Maintenance
II.1.2)Short description of the contract or purchase:
Grounds maintenance services. Grassing services. Hedge trimming. Shrubs. Planting and maintenance services of green areas. Cleaning services. Cemetery maintenance services. Grave-digging work. Rochford District Council (the "Council") wishes to select a supplier(s) to carry out its Grounds and Facilities Maintenance Service.The chosen applicant(s) will be expected to carry out a number of operations, including grass cutting, turfing, hedge maintenance, shrub planting and maintenance, rose planting and maintenance, floral display planting and maintenance, maintenance of sports pitches and cleaning of sports facilities, reinstatement of damaged grass areas, cleaning of toilets, snow clearance, maintaining water courses and water bodies, maintaining of cemeteries and burial grounds, grave digging duties and minor landscape works. Please note that the council cannot guarantee levels of work on any lot to any contractor.

II.1.3)Common procurement vocabulary:
77314000 - Grounds maintenance services.

77314100 - Grassing services.

77342000 - Hedge trimming.

03451300 - Shrubs.

77310000 - Planting and maintenance services of green areas.

90910000 - Cleaning services.

98371111 - Cemetery maintenance services.

45112410 - Grave-digging work.

Section IV: Procedure
IV.1) Type of Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure (as stated in the original notice): Restricted
IV.2)Administrative Information
IV.2.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority/entity: CP-2012-0071
IV.2.2)Notice reference for electronically submitted notice
Original Notice sent via: OJS eSender

Notice Reference: 2012 - 092605
IV.2.3)Notice to which this publication refers
Notice number in OJ: 2012/S 175 - 289001 of 07/09/2012
IV.2.4)Date of dispatch of the original Notice: 07/09/2012

Section VI: Complementary Information
1: Complementary Information
VI.1)This notice involves: Correction

VI.3)Information to be corrected or added
VI.3.1) Modification of original information submitted by the contracting authority
VI.3.2) In the original Notice

VI.3.3)Text to be corrected in the original notice:

Place of text to be modified: IV.1.2

Instead of: 6

Read: 8 (one primary contractor and one reserve for each lot)

VI.3.4)Dates to be corrected in the original notice: Not Provided

VI.3.5)Addresses and contact points to be corrected:
Not Provided

VI.3.6)Text to be added in the original notice: Not Provided
VI.4)Other additional information:
Please note Basildon Borough Council is assisting Rochford District Council with the tender process and will not be entering into a contract for Grounds & Facilities Maintenance services and associated Lots.The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement, and the contract will be awarded on the basis of the most economically advantageous tender. GO-2012912-PRO-4231333 TKR-2012912-PRO-4231332

VI.5)Date of dispatch: 12/09/2012

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