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Services - 9505-2020

09/01/2020    S6    Services - Design contest - Open procedure 

Ireland-Cork: Architectural and related services

2020/S 006-009505

Design contest notice

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority/entity

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Cork City Council
National registration number: N/A
Postal address: City Hall, Co. Cork
Town: Cork
NUTS code: IE053
Country: Ireland
Contact person: Claudia O'Dwyer
Telephone: +353 16761703

Internet address(es):

Main address:

Address of the buyer profile:

I.2)Information about joint procurement
The contest is organised by a central purchasing body
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at:
Additional information can be obtained from another address:
Official name: Royal Institute for the Architects of Ireland
Postal address: 8 Merrion Square Dublin 2
Town: Dublin
NUTS code: IE06
Postal code: D02Y E68
Country: Ireland
Contact person: Claudia O'Dwyer
Telephone: +353 16691470

Internet address(es):

Main address:

Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to 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

Architectural Design Competition for the Redesign for Bishop Lucey Park, Cork

Reference number: Bishop Lucey Park
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Architectural design competition for the refurbishment of Bishop Lucey Park in the heart of Cork City, Ireland.

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.10)Criteria for the selection of participants:
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession
Participation is reserved to a particular profession: yes
Indicate profession:

Architect led design team.

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1.2)Type of contest
IV.1.7)Names of participants already selected:
IV.1.9)Criteria for the evaluation of projects:

This is a design competition which will be administered by the RIAI. Design brief document outlines the criteria for assessment. An international assessment will judge the design competition and details are laid out in the briefing document.

IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of projects or requests to participate
Date: 20/03/2020
Local time: 12:00
IV.2.3)Date of dispatch of invitations to participate to selected candidates
IV.2.4)Languages in which projects or requests to participate may be drawn up:
IV.3)Rewards and jury
IV.3.1)Information about prize(s)
A prize/prizes will be awarded: yes
Number and value of the prize(s) to be awarded:

Prize pot is laid out in the tender documentation.

IV.3.2)Details of payments to all participants:

As laid out in the briefing document.

IV.3.3)Follow-up contracts
Any service contract following the contest will be awarded to the winner or winners of the contest: yes
IV.3.4)Decision of the jury
The decision of the jury is binding on the contracting authority/entity: yes
IV.3.5)Names of the selected members of the jury:
See briefing document

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

All communication about this competition should be directed to the RIAI on

VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: Royal Institute for the Architects of Ireland
Postal address: 8 Merrion Square
Town: Dublin 2
Postal code: D02Y E68
Country: Ireland
Telephone: +353 16761703
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.3)Review procedure
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

As laid out in the briefing document.

VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: