Public Sector Network Tender Alert


19384-2013: UK-Leicester: Hire of goods-transport vehicles with driver

Hire of goods-transport vehicles with driver. Hire of trucks with driver. Road transport services. Motor vehicles for the transport of goods. Hire of haulage vehicles of various carrying capacities up to 20 tonnes (with tipping gear, insulated bodies, grab/clamshell cranes etc.) and driver. Whilst initially for use by local authorities served by ESPO (see for further details), being a Central Purchasing Body as defined by the EU Combined Procurement Directive 2004/18/EC, the Framework Agreement may also be open for use by the following classifications of user throughout all administrative regions of the UK: Local Authority Councils; Educational Establishments (including Academies); Police, Fire & Rescue and Coastguard Emergency Services; NHS and HSC Bodies, including Ambulance Services; Registered Charities; Registered Social Landlords. Full details of the classification of end user establishments and geographical areas is available on: An eAuction process may be used to award subsequent call off contracts following the reopening of competition among the parties to the Framework Agreement. Targeted date to commence 1 March 2013.

Ref: 253EM/13,


Eastern Shires Purchasing Organisation (see on behalf of Derby City, Leicester City, Nottingham City and Leicestershire County Councils
Barnsdale Way, Grove Park, Enderby
LE19 1ES Leicester
Telephone: +44 1162657926
Fax: +44 1162944399
Internet address(es):
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: The above mentioned contact point(s)

Contract value: The value of GBP 1,000,000 is the estimated potential value based on known participating establishments. The value of participation by the wider public sector cannot be calculated accurately or guaranteed - but has nevertheless been incorporated within a range of GBP 1,000,000 to GBP 80,000,000 for the duration (including the extension option referred to at Section II.2.2)

Published: 19 Jan 2013, Receipt by: 13 Feb 2013