Phase 1: Evaluation criteria
Overall quality of the design concept, including response to the site, its ability to improve on the green character of the area and enhance the public realm: 50 %.
Response to the brief, and project aspirations for increased biodiversity, social and economic benefits of reconnecting neighbourhoods: 35 %
Clear communication of ideas to explain the ethos behind the proposals: 15 %
Phase 2: Evaluation criteria
1) Response to feedback and refinement of proposal ideas following Phase 1 assessments: 30 %
2 Viability of the proposals with clear balance of creativity versus pragmatism, to ensure that proposed concepts are commercially deliverable: 25 %
3) Demonstration of understanding the project requirements, in particular the schemes ability to, reconnect neighbourhoods from Bankside in the west, through London Bridge to Bermondsey in the east, strengthen the green character and biodiversity of the area with high-quality placemaking: 25 %
4) Submission of a competitive fee proposal (broken down per RIBA work stage) to deliver the quality and include the demonstration of a sufficient level of resourcing to deliver the quality and scope of design services required 20 %.