Tender for the collection and treatment of residual waste
• Powys County Council
Publication reference: 2021/S 000-003378 
Publication date: 19 February 2021
F02: Contract notice
Section one: Contracting authoritySection I: Contracting authority
one.1) Name and addressesI.1) Name and addresses
Powys County Council
County Hall
Llandrindod Wells

+44 01597826000
United Kingdom

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NUTS code
UKL24 – Powys
Internet address(es)
Main address
Buyer’s address
one.2) Information about joint procurementI.2) Information about joint procurement
The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body
one.3) CommunicationI.3) Communication
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at
Additional information can be obtained from the above-mentioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via
one.4) Type of the contracting authorityI.4) Type of the contracting authority
Regional or local authority
one.5) Main activityI.5) Main activity
General public services

Section two: ObjectSection II: Object
two.1) Scope of the procurementII.1) Scope of the procurement
two.1.1) TitleII.1.1) Title
Tender for the collection and treatment of residual waste
Reference number
two.1.2) Main CPV codeII.1.2) Main CPV code
• 90500000 – Refuse and waste related services
two.1.3) Type of contractII.1.3) Type of contract
two.1.4) Short descriptionII.1.4) Short description
The Council currently collects approximately 18,000 tonnes of residual waste per annum and this waste is deposited at three waste transfer stations within the County of Powys. This potentially may rise to approximately 20,000 tonnes of residual waste per annum during the contract period.
The successful supplier will be required to process the Council’s waste through an Energy from Waste (EFW) facility. The Contract will include the requirement to collect the Council’s Waste from three Waste Transfer Stations in Powys and transport it to the EFW facility for treatment to support the Council in achieving its statutory recovery targets.
two.1.5) Estimated total valueII.1.5) Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: £14,000,000
two.1.6) Information about lotsII.1.6) Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: No
two.2) DescriptionII.2) Description
two.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)
• 42320000 – Waste incinerators
• 90500000 – Refuse and waste related services
two.2.3) Place of performanceII.2.3) Place of performance
NUTS codes
UKL24 – Powys
two.2.4) Description of the procurementII.2.4) Description of the procurement
The Welsh Government’s waste strategy is set out in “Towards Zero Waste” (the waste strategy which aims to achieve a minimum of 70% recycling/composting by 2024/25). The targets in this strategy were made statutory by the Waste (Wales) Measure 2010. As a result of this Powys County Council (the “Council”) is seeking to appoint a supplier to collect and transport residual and bulky waste (“Waste”) from waste transfer stations in the County of Powys to an Energy from Waste facility for processing to maximise recycling rates.
two.2.5) Award criteriaII.2.5) Award criteria
Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
two.2.7) Duration of the contract, frame agreement or dynamic purchasing systemII.2.7) Duration of the contract, frame agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months
This contract is subject to renewal
Description of renewals
Options to extend the contract up to 24 months are included.
two.2.10) Information about variantsII.2.10) Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: No
two.2.11) Information about optionsII.2.11) Information about options
Options: No

Section four. ProcedureSection IV. Procedure
four.1) DescriptionIV.1) Description
four.1.1) Type of procedureIV.1.1) Type of procedure
Open procedure
four.1.8) Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)IV.1.8) Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: Yes
four.2) Administrative informationIV.2) Administrative information
four.2.2) Time limit for receipt of projects or requests to participateIV.2.2) Time limit for receipt of projects or requests to participate
26 March 2021
Local time
four.2.4) Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submittedIV.2.4) Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted
English, Welsh
four.2.7) Conditions for opening of tendersIV.2.7) Conditions for opening of tenders
26 March 2021
Local time

Section six. Complementary informationSection VI. Complementary information
six.1) Information about recurrenceVI.1) Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: Yes
Estimated timing for further notices to be published: The renewal of this contract will be between five and seven years.
six.2) Information about electronic workflowsVI.2) Information about electronic workflows
Electronic ordering will be used
Electronic invoicing will be accepted
Electronic payment will be used
six.3) Additional informationVI.3) Additional information
Instructions for Suppliers – Registration on etenderwales
Powys County Council will be conducting this procurement exercise through the Value Wales e-Tendering portal. This can be found at www.etenderwales.bravosolution.co.uk, all information may be downloaded and returned through this channel.
Internet address(es): http://etenderwales.bravosolution.co.uk
Suppliers Instructions How to Express Interest in this Tender
1. Register your company on the eTenderwales portal (this is only required once)
– Browse to the eSourcing Portal: www.etenderwales.bravosolution.co.uk
– Click the “Click here to register” link
– Accept the terms and conditions and click “continue”
– Enter your correct business and user details
– Note the username you chose and click “Save” when complete
– You will shortly receive an email with your unique password (please keep this secure)
2. Express an Interest in the tender
– Login to the portal with the username/password
– Click the “Open Access ITTs” link.
– Click on the relevant ITT to access the content.
– Click the “Express Interest” button in the “Actions” box on the left-hand side of the page.
– This will move the ITT into your “My ITTs” page. (This is a secure area reserved for your projects only)
– Click on the ITT code, you can now access any attachments by clicking the “Settings and Buyer Attachments” in the “Actions” box
3. Responding to the tender
– You can now choose to “Reply” or “Reject” (please give a reason if rejecting)
– You can now use the ‘Messages’ function to communicate with the buyer and seek any clarification
– Note the deadline for completion, then follow the onscreen instructions to complete the ITT
– There may be a mixture of online & offline actions for you to perform (there is detailed online help available)
If you require any further assistance use the online help, or the BravoSolution help desk is available Mon – Fri (8am – 6pm) on:
– eMail:
– Phone: 0800 368 4850 / Fax: 020 7080 0480
Tenders or Requests to Participate must be sent to:
Official name: www.etenderwales.bravosolution.co.uk
NOTE: The authority is using eTenderwales to carry out this procurement process. To obtain further information record your interest on Sell2Wales at https://www.sell2wales.gov.wales/search/search_switch.aspx?ID=108008
Under the terms of this contract the successful supplier(s) will be required to deliver Community Benefits in support of the authority’s economic and social objectives. Accordingly, contract performance conditions may relate in particular to social and environmental considerations. The Community Benefits included in this contract are:
As per the tender documents
(WA Ref:108008)
The buyer considers that this contract is suitable for consortia.
six.4) Procedures for reviewVI.4) Procedures for review
six.4.1) Review bodyVI.4.1) Review body
High Court
Royal Courts of Justice, The Strand
+44 2079477501
United Kingdom

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