Expiry Date: Wednesday 4th September 2019

Wide Area Network, Internet Connectivity and Microsoft Express Route for BCP Council

Bournemouth Christchurch and Poole Council

Open opportunity – This means that the contract is currently unfulfilled but active, and the buying department is looking for potential suppliers to contact them with bid applications.

Contract summary

Industry: Radio, television, communication, telecommunication and related equipment – 32000000
Networking, Internet and intranet software package – 48200000
IT services: consulting, software development, Internet and support – 72000000
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Location of contract:South West

Value of contract: £1.4m

Published date: 18 July 2019

Closing date: 04 September 2019

Contract start date: 01 December 2019

Contract end date: 01 May 2024

Contract is suitable for SMEs? Yes

Contract is suitable for VCSEs? No

Description: Bournemouth Christchurch and Poole Council require a single supplier to implement a Wide Area Network (WAN), Internet Breakout Connectivity, Microsoft Express Route and supporting services across 83 locations in Bournemouth Christchurch and Poole.

The supplier will be required to provide all software, hardware, connectivity, configuration and support to meet the Council’s requirements for the provision of the WAN. The Council requires all 83 connections to be installed by the end of April 2021. It is essential that the supplier delivers a flexible service, with emphasis on scalability to meet the future IT requirements and service provision of BCP Council.


About the buyer


Bournemouth Christchurch and Poole Council
Town Hall

Email: [email protected]

Other information


Link to Advert for Suppliers to Access Tender Documents


Suppliers interested in this contract opportunity can access the full procurement documentation by visiting Bournemouth Borough Council’s electronic Tendering system www.supplyingthesouthwest.org.uk

Suppliers should search for the contract opportunity through Supplying the South West. There are further details of the contract opportunity on the advert published on www.supplyingthesouthwest.org.uk and instructions on how suppliers can access the procurement documentation for completion.

Responses to the contract opportunity must be submitted electronically through www.supplyingthesouthwest.org.uk before the deadline shown on the system.

If you are unable to access the advert for the opportunity through www.supplyingthesouthwest.org.uk please contact the Council using the contact details provided.
A notice was sent to the European Journal regarding this opportunity on 16 July 2019.

How to apply

Please apply directly to the buyer using the contact details provided, or follow the instructions given in the notice description or information section.