Bristol City Council Procurement

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Buyer summary

Over the past year, Bristol City Council* has publised 488 public procurement notices. Of these, 134 are tenders and 308 are awards. There are 335 unique titles.

The following chart shows contract value against the date of publication.

(Scatter chart with 488 data points.)
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Operating locations

304 identifiable addresss were found. The main buyer location is Bristol in region South West. From published data, 49% of Bristol City Council's suppliers belong to the same region.

(UK geochart with 8 buyer locations and 296 supplier locations.)

Buyer locations:

  • Bristol - 488

Suppliers per region:

  • South West - 146
  • London - 48
  • South East - 24
  • East of England - 16
  • North West - 14
  • West Midlands - 13
  • Wales - 10
  • East Midlands - 9
  • Yorkshire and The Humber - 9
  • Scotland - 2
  • North East - 2
  • Trøndelag - 1
  • Northern Ireland - 1
  • None - 1
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Pin notices

34 published pin notices. (35 including duplicates.)

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Tender notices

114 published tender notices. (134 including duplicates.)

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Award notices

292 published award notices. (308 including duplicates.)

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Update notices

6 published update notices. (11 including duplicates.)

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Popular suppliers

Below is a summary of contract awards per supplier. The table is restricted to suppliers who have also served other buyers.

Supplier name Region Unique awards Max. single award
Medacs Healthcare London 1 £264M
Human Support Group North West 1 £103M
Medacs Healthcare South West 1 £103M
Homecare4U West Midlands 1 £78M
Impower Consulting London 1 £1M
St Mungo Community Housing Association London 2 £707K
Care Today North West 1 £455K
Core Assets Childrens Services West Midlands 1 £300K
Caretech Community Services East of England 3 £165K
Care Forum South West 1 £156K
After Adoption North West 1 £83K
Care First South West 3 £52K
Medacs Healthcare East of England 3 £___
Mears Care South West 1 £___
Microsoft South East 1 £10M
MHR East Midlands 1 £4M
Midlandhr East Midlands 1 £4M
Capita Business Services London 1 £309K
European Electronique South East 1 £300K
Bytes Software Services South East 2 £250K
Agilisys London 1 £220K
PA Consulting London 1 £100K
Vodafone South East 4 £85K
Comparex London 1 £80K
NCC Group Security Services North West 1 £58K
Fujitsu Services London 1 £57K
Excitech London 1 £55K
Insight London 1 £30K
Liberata London 2 £30K
Welfare Call Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £30K
Bibliotheca North West 1 £30K
Softcat South East 1 £30K
Prgloo London 1 £27K
IP Performance South West 1 £18K
Lorensbergs East of England 1 £17K
Capita Business Services South West 1 £10K
Mi Space South West 1 £6M
Glevum Heating & Plumbing South West 1 £3M
Mac Roofing & Contracting North West 1 £450K
Perfect Circle East Midlands 1 £365K
Ashcroft Services South West 1 £152K
Centre for Sustainable Energy South West 1 £44K
Sutcliffe Play South West 1 £28K
Findel Education North West 2 £5M
XMA East Midlands 1 £5M
Neopost London 1 £1M
Insight Direct London 1 £48K
TMP Worldwide London 1 £33K
Perfect Circle East Midlands 4 £4M
Mott Macdonald London 1 £550K
South Gloucestershire & Stroud College South West 3 £533K
QA Ltd South East 1 £533K
Redquadrant London 1 £250K
Mace London 3 £152K
National Star College South West 1 £96K
National Star Foundation South West 1 £96K
Learning Pool Northern Ireland 1 £90K
Savills London 3 £75K
Burges Salmon South West 1 £71K
Sustrans South West 1 £60K
Gatenbysanderson Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £20K
Siemens South West 2 £2M
First Somerset & Avon South West 1 £180K
Stannah Lift Services South West 1 £2M
Shield Environmental Services South West 1 £17K
Openview Security Solutions Wales 1 £630K
Experian East Midlands 1 £159K
ESRI South East 1 £300K
Bloom Procurement Services North East 1 £26K
British Gas Trading South East 1 £___
Total Gas & Power London 1 £___

Contract values

Bristol City Council provided financial information for 87% of its published procurement notices. The total maximum value excluding duplicates is £847M.

(Histogram showing the prevelance of contracts in each value band.)
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Notice types

The buyer publishes procurement notices in Contracts Finder and OJEU. There is a 11% duplication rate between the two portals. Below are 9 document types.

Short type Full type Total published Past 30 days
award Contract Award Notice 41 4
award Voluntary Ex-Ante Transparency (VEAT) Notice 1 0
tender Tender Notice 36 1
pin Prior Information Notice 15 2
update Contract Addendum Notice 11 2
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award Contract Award Notice 266 30
tender Tender Notice 98 6
pin Pre-Procuement Notice 12 1
pin Pipeline Notice 8 1
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Top keywords

Keywords derive from published CPV codes.

Buyer names

This report covers buyer names that begin: BRISTOL CITY COUNCIL*.

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Collaborative procurement

The buyer has worked in association with other buyers.

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Further information

The following websites have been found in published notices.