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1. Title: UK-Basildon: Removals contract for homeless persons
2. Awarding Authority: Official name: Basildon District Council, Postal Address: The Basildon Centre, St. Martins Square, Town: Basildon, Telephone: 01268 294339, E-mail:, Contact Point(s): , For the attention of: Diane Morrison, Postal Code: SS14 1DL, Country: UNITED KINGDOM, Fax: 01268 294451, General address of the contracting authority (URL): , Address of the Buyer Profile (URL):
3. Contract type: Services
4. Description: Expressions of Interest are sought for the provision of removals and local storage for goods, furniture, fittings and belongings forming the household contents of homeless persons situated at the collection address. Storage needs to be within the Basildon District Council District with reasonable access being given to the client as specified by Basildon District Council. The expression 'homeless person' refers to the person or persons specified by the client.
5. CPV code:
Main Object: 60183000.
Additional Object: 63120000.
6. NUTS code: UKH3.
7. Main site or location of works, main place of delivery or main place of performance: UKH3.
8. Reference attributed by awarding authority:
9. Estimated Value of Requirement: Category I: 50K to 100K
Currency: GBP
10. Deadline for expression of interest: 10/03/2009
Time: 12:00
11. Address to which they must be sent: As in I.1.
12. Other information: The contractor is to provide the following services as and when called upon to do so for the inclusive prices quoted in the tender. Provide a 7 day a week available removal service at short notice. To provide packing cases as required, remove the goods from the collection address and load them onto a suitable removal vehicle complying with all Health & Safety regulations. Transport goods to delivery address or appropriate storage facility. Unload goods at delivery address. Where any part of the goods requires dismantling and reassembling to carry this out if so instructed by the client. Perform all the above operations in accordance with agreed timescale. Ensure storage facilities are wind and water tight and have reasonable security measures. As you will be working with vulnerable groups of people it is expected that relevant staff undertake a CRB check at your cost. The Council will not be obliged to accept any proposal. You will not be entitled to claim from the Authority any costs or expenses which you may incur in preparing your tender whether or not it should be successful. To register your Expression of Interest please email, Corporate Procurement, before the closing date of 12noon Tuesday 10th March, 2009.
13. Submitted date: 24/02/2009


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