Public Sector Network Tender Alert


410479-2012: UK-Bonnyrigg: Furniture (incl. office furniture), furnishings, domestic appliances (excl. lighting) and cleaning products

Several Local Authorities are undergoing Asset Management/Rationalisation programmes in order to effect long term reduced running costs. These authorities include Clackmannanshire Council, Midlothian Council, Renfrewshire Council and West Dunbartonshire Council. The Scottish Futures Trust (SFT) is supporting a uniform efficient interior design and furnishing programme in order to maximise office space utilisation whilst creating a pleasant working environment which incorporates modern methods of working (New Ways of Working) whilst securing greater value via volume purchasing.
This shall include a requirement to supply and install furniture for several projects currently being progressed by the Local Authorities and for which installation shall require to be completed in early May 2013. It is intended that the framework is set up and orders placed by March 2013.
Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at

Ref: MID/12/28,


Midlothian Council
Dundas Buildings, 62a Polton Street
For the attention of: Susan Ferguson
EH19 3YD Bonnyrigg
Telephone: +44 1315615323
Fax: +44 1316542797
Internet address(es):
General address of the contracting authority:
Address of the buyer profile:
Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: Midlothian Council
Midlothian House, Buccleuch Street
For the attention of: Director of Corporate Resources
EH22 1DN Dalkeith
Telephone: +44 1315615323
Fax: +44 1316542797
Internet address:

Contract value: Estimated value excluding VAT: Range: between 2 000 000 and 3 000 000 GBP

Published: 27 Dec 2012, Receipt by: 29 Jan 2013