United Kingdom-Worcester: Building consultancy services
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: www.placepartnership.co.uk
Address of the buyer profile: www.placepartnership.co.uk
Section II: Object
Rating Valuation Consultancy Services.
Place Partnership Ltd is seeking expressions of interest from consultant practices with proven experience in Estate Management Consultancy relating to Rating Valuation. The practice will be engaged to provide a comprehensive review of Place Partnership's entire managed estate on behalf of its partnering organisations and where there is evidence of over assessment to challenge the figures proposed by the Valuation Office Agency on the 2017 rating list (national non-domestic and domestic where appropriate) through the appeals process to ensure the Partner organisations rates liability is as low as possible.
The practice will need to (1) Provide a comprehensive review of the entire estate managed on behalf of the Partnering organisations and where there is evidence of over assessment to challenge the figures proposed by the Valuation Office Agency on the 2017 rating list (national non-domestic and domestic where appropriate) through the appeals process to ensure the Partner organisations rates liability is as low as possible (2)Rates management service, if required, to ensure that the Partner organisations have met their rates liabilities (3) To provide an Audit review service, if required, to identify further rates savings (to include retrospective savings identified) (4) Completion and return of the Valuation Office Agency of rates returns forms.
The valuation services covered by this contract comprises the full range of services under the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors Valuation faculty. The types of valuations covered include: ű
(a) Market value, fair value, worth (investment value);
(b) Valuation for public sector asset financial reporting;
(c) Ratings including appeals.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
The contract shall run for 48 months. It is an essential requirement that all staff engaged on this contract are vetted by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). All costs associated with DBS vetting will be met by the consultant. Non-vetted personnel will not be allowed on site. The successful consultant will be expected to have submitted the appropriate number of completed DBS forms prior to the start date of the contract. All staff employed on the project will require Non Police Personnel Vetting (NPPV) Level 2.These checks will be carried out by the Vetting Unit at Warwickshire Police. There is no associated cost to the consultant for this.