The Contract will principally comprise litter picking, grass cutting and leaf collection landscape maintenance services to existing properties and common landscaped areas throughout Greenock, Inverkip and Port Glasgow, Inverclyde to the areas detailed within the Landscape Architects tender drawings. The Contract may also include tree maintenance services, tree and stump removal works, and repairs to existing damaged grass areas.
The Contract is also envisaged to include landscape maintenance services to private house or cottage flat gardens of Cloch Housing Association’s customers through a ‘Garden Tidy Scheme’. The approximate current annual cost of the Garden Tidy Scheme is 16913GBP excluding VAT.
The commencement date for the Measured Term Contract is currently estimated to be 1st April 2021 and the completion date is 31st March 2024.
Subject to satisfactory performance of the Contractor, which will be assessed through measurement of the Key Performance Indicator’s (Refer Tender Document F), it is intended that the Contract will be extended on an annual basis by a maximum of two further years until 2026. Orders for future landscape maintenance services may be placed by Cloch Housing Association during Years Four and Five, or at any point until expiry of the Measured Term Contract (maximum of five years from the date of entering into the Contract).
Full details of the tender can be found here.