Public Sector Network Tender Alert


398154-2012: UK-Carlisle: Transport services (excl. Waste transport)

Tenderers are invited for the provision of passenger transport services by taxi, minibus and/or coach in relation to Home to School/College, Adult Social Care, Special Educational Needs and Scheduled Bus Services in the following areas...Aspatria, Cockermouth, Maryport, Silloth, Wigton, Workington, Egremont, Millom and Whitehaven.
Approximately 350 routes in total are to be tendered and it is likely that contracts will be awarded to a range of providers. Operators are further invited to submit tenders linking routes or offering a
value for money composite option. Tenders for whole or part routes will be considered and routes may be split between more than one operator. Passenger transport services by coach. Transport for people with disabilities. Transport for the elderly.

Ref: NWCE-928JFY,


Cumbria County Council
Corporate Procurement, Parkhouse Building, Kingmoor Park
For the attention of: Mike Farren
CA6 4SJ Carlisle
Telephone: +44 1228221745
Internet address(es):
General address of the contracting authority:
Further information can be obtained from: Cumbria County Council
Internet address:
Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: Cumbria County Council
Internet address:
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: Cumbria County Council
Internet address:

Contract value: Estimated value excluding VAT: Range: between 6 500 000 and 8 500 000 GBP

Published: 15 Dec 2012, Receipt by: 4 Feb 2013