UK-East Yorkshire: School catering services.

UK-East Yorkshire: School catering services.

Section I: Contracting Authority

I.1) Name, Addresses and Contact Point(s):
The Consortium Academy Trust, United Kingdom
Harland Way, Cottingham, East Yorkshire, HU16 5PX, United Kingdom
Tel. +44 1276673880, Email:
Main Address:

I.2) Joint procurement:
The contract involves joint procurement: No
In the case of joint procurement involving different countries, state applicable national procurement law: Not Provided
The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body: No

I.4)Type of the contracting authority:
Body governed by public law

I.5) Main activity:

Section II: Object Of The Contract

II.1) Scope of the procurement

II.1.1) Title: The Consortium Academy Trust
Reference number: Not Provided

II.1.2) Main CPV code:
55524000 - School catering services.

II.1.3) Type of contract: SERVICES

II.1.4) Short description: A Catering Services tender for the Consortium Academy Trust.

II.1.6) Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: No

II.1.7) Total value of the procurement (excluding VAT)
Value: 15,035,970


II.2) Description

II.2.2) Additional CPV code(s):
Not Provided

II.2.3) Place of performance
Nuts code:
UKE1 - East Yorkshire and Northern Lincolnshire

Main site or place of performance:
East Yorkshire and Northern Lincolnshire

II.2.4) Description of the procurement: The Consortium Academy Trust are passionate about providing the best outcomes for all of their students and ensuring that staff have the opportunity to support other Schools whilst also developing their own skills.

The Trust seek partnerships with like-minded Schools that are committed to School improvement for the development of staff and students alike. The Trust recognise and encourage the individual differences between Schools, but these must be underpinned by high standards and successful approaches to improving learning and outcomes.

Three of the potential contract sites have not yet liaised with their on-site teams and therefore are anonymised at this stage. As such, no details of this SQ should not be disclosed to persons from outside of your organisation.

The successful Supplier will be required to provide Catering services for The Consortium Academy Trust at the following locations: -

Cottingham High & Sixth Form
A School that provides all students with exciting opportunities that build confidence, develop skills and promote academic excellence.

Additional Site 1
A happy, caring School that aims to provide challenging and exciting learning opportunities for all.
Based in Hull, the 300+ students come from both Hull and the East Riding. The Schools expectations are high and the team the School want children to leave with a thirst for knowledge, a love of learning and as responsible citizens.

Hessle High
At the heart of our teaching is the desire to instil in our students a passion for learning and helping them to become successful.
Based in East Yorkshire, Hessle High School is an inclusive School where students have many opportunities to develop their skills and abilities. The School are proud of their achievements; not only in exam success, but also in offering all students a relevant learning experience for the future. Hessle Sixth Form College, which is part of The Consortium, offers students the opportunity to study a wide variety of vocational and academic subjects.

Penshurst Primary
By instilling in children a passion for learning, we help them to become successful learners.
Complete with a nursery facility, Penshurst offers an engaging environment right from a child’s first steps in education. A restorative practice School, Penshurst offers Students the ability to identify their own learning interests and skills and develop them.

Holderness Academy & Sixth Form
Holderness Academy and Sixth Form College is a large comprehensive School with 1287 students on roll, including 169 in the Sixth Form. The Academy is situated in East Riding of Yorkshire and located in the small village of Preston – a village which dates back before the Domesday Book. It sits six miles to the East of Hull and one mile from the town of Hedon.

Howden School
Howden is a small 11-16 academy serving its community in the East Riding, with over 650 students on roll. Howden is a popular School and all at the School are proud of Howden's excellent record of academic and sporting success which prepares students for their future. Examination results at the end of Year 11 are above the national average and increasing.

Additional Site 2
This is a friendly village School close to both the maritime history of Hull and the beautiful East Yorkshire coast, proud of its roots in the local community. The School Published Admission Numbers are assumed to be 180.

Additional Site 3
Achieving excellence in all that we do.’

Wolfreton School & Sixth Form College
We aim to enable every young person to fulfil their academic potential, providing the foundations for them to excel in all that they do and to leave prepared to achieve all their ambitions.

Please see the SQ document for further details on the contract and each school.

II.2.5) Award criteria:
Not Provided

II.2.11) Information about options
Options: No

II.2.13) Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: No

II.2.14) Additional information: Not Provided

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1) Description

IV.1.1)Type of procedure: Restricted

IV.1.3) Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement: No
A dynamic purchasing system was set up: No

IV.1.6) Information about electronic auction
An electronic auction has been used: No

IV.1.8) Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: Yes

IV.2) Administrative information

IV.2.1) Previous publication concerning this procedure
Notice number in the OJEU: 2021/S 000-003972

IV.2.9) Information about termination of call for competition in the form of a prior information notice
The contracting authority will not award any further contracts based on the above prior information notice: No

Section V: Award of contract

Award Of Contract (No.1)

Contract No: 003972
Lot Number: Not Provided
Title: Not Provided

A contract/lot is awarded: Yes

V.2) Award of contract

V.2.1) Date of conclusion of the contract: 23/06/2021

V.2.2) Information about tenders
Number of tenders received: 5
Number of tenders received from SMEs: Not Provided
Number of tenders received from tenderers from other EU Member States: Not Provided
Number of tenders received from tenderers from non-EU Member States: Not Provided
Number of tenders received by electronic means: 5

V.2.3) Name and address of the contractor

The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: No

Contractor (No.1)
abm Catering Ltd, 04168334
Eagle Court, Saltisford, Warwick, CV34 4AF, United Kingdom
NUTS Code: UKG13
The contractor is an SME: No

V.2.4) Information on value of the contract/lot (excluding VAT)
Initial estimated total value of the contract/lot: Not Provided
Total value of the contract/lot: 9,066,145
Currency: GBP

V.2.5) Information about subcontracting
The contract is likely to be subcontracted: No

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3) Additional information: The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement.
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VI.4) Procedures for review

VI.4.1) Review body
The Consortium Academy Trust
Harland Way, Cottingham, East Yorkshire, HU16 5PX, United Kingdom

VI.4.3) Review procedure
Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures: Not Provided

VI.4.4) Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
Not Provided

VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice: 29/07/2021