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Works - 258121-2016

27/07/2016    S143    Works - Prior information notice without call for competition - Not applicable 

United Kingdom-Gainsborough: Building construction work

2016/S 143-258121

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only


Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: West Lindsey District Council
Postal address: Guildhall, Marshall's Yard
Town: Gainsborough
NUTS code: UKF3
Postal code: DN23 2NA
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Eve Fawcett-Moralee
Telephone: +44 7890610178

Internet address(es):

Main address:

Address of the buyer profile:

I.2)Information about joint procurement
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Regional or local authority
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Gainsborough Regeneration — Development Partner for WLDC.

II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

The Council is looking to procure a development partner which will:

(a) Deliver economic and housing growth in Gainsborough through the construction of housing;

(b) Implement the Council's Regeneration Delivery Plan for Gainsborough and develop Gainsborough town centre; and

(c) Implement appropriate aspects of the Land Property agenda in the Commercial Plan 2015-20.

The Council is looking for its partner to carry out works and development to:

(a) Create a Western Anchor in Gainsborough;

(b) Implement the Housing Zone program;

(c) Commence town centre developments utilizing the Council's existing land;

(d) Attract further regeneration funds and create commercial confidence;

(e) Create a new and differentiated housing market; and

(f) Consider the role of the Guildhall/Council accommodation requirements and 1 Public Estate agenda.

The Council's land ownership in Gainsborough and partnership with the HCA has created an excellent platform from which to promote development.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 100 000 000.00 GBP
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKF3
Main site or place of performance:

Gainsborough, Lincolnshire.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The Council is looking to procure a development partner that:

(a) Is looking to invest and work in partnership with the Council over a mid-term period (currently envisaged to be an initial term of 5 years, with the option to extend for a further 5 years for a total 10 year term) to promote economic and housing growth and the creation of a self-sustainable Gainsborough; and

(b) Will allow the Council to deliver various phases of housing and town centre regeneration projects over this period following an agreement on viability, uses and market demand.

The Council may support its preferred partner by:

(a) Acquiring land (as agreed by the Council);

(b) Grant funding;

(c) Prudential borrowing;

(d) Taking a head-lease of properties;

(e) The recycling of business rates; and

(f) The delivery of its office accommodation agenda;

The Council requires a highly skilled development partner with expertise in town centre development and quality housing.

II.2.14)Additional information

The Council is holding a developer day in Gainsborough in August 2016 to discuss the opportunity with the market. Further details on this day can be obtained from Eve Fawcett-Moralee whose details are provided in section I.1) of this notice.

II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

(1 000 characters to add something).

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: