Tunbridge Wells Borough Council is inviting quotations for the preparation of an Open Space, Sport and Recreation Study.
The Council requires a study that has been prepared consistent with the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) and the Government’s latest advice contained within the National Planning Practice Guidance (NPPG). It is anticipated the study will broadly follow the approach and format of that prescribed through the now revoked Planning Policy Guidance (PPG) 17: Planning for Open space, Sport and Recreation. The findings of the study will inform the approach and policies in relation to open space, sport and recreation for the council’s new Local Plan.
Provision of Sport & Recreation services to the Indian Ocean Territories
Sport and Recreation Services (SRS), as part of the Department of National Parks, Sport and Racing (hereby referred to as the Customer), identifies the need for continuous improvement in policy, program and service delivery using evidence from ethical, robust and rigorous research and evaluation activity. In line with the Queensland Treasury Program Evaluation Guidelines, the Queensland Recreation Centres’ Coast Club and Themed Programs are required to be evaluated to examine appropriateness, efficiency and effectiveness. The Supplier is required to conduct an independent evaluation to assess both Coast Club and Themed Programs delivered by the Queensland Recreation Centres.
The Department of National Parks, Sport and Racing (the department) has a requirement to continually raise the quality and quantity of services provided at SRS Venues to meet its objective of increasing participation in sport and recreation. Development of a Venues’ Strategy (VS) is required to drive key strategic outcomes for Sport and Recreation Services (SRS) to provide clear direction on the future role, function and investment preference for the department and its Venues:
1. Gold Coast Recreation Centre (GCRC)
2. Sunshine Coast Recreation Centre (SCRC)
3. Toowoomba Sports Ground (TSG)
4. Townsville Sport and Recreation Precinct (TSRP)
5. Sports House Milton (SHM)
The Townsville Sport and Recreation Precinct (TSRP) is owned by the Queensland Government and managed by Sport and Recreation Services (SRS), a division of the Department of National Parks, Sport and Racing (the Department). The TSRP is a multi-purpose International standard regional sports venue incorporating facilities of the Townsville Sports Reserve and Townsville Sports House situated approximately 2km from the CBD on Warburton Street North Ward
Whilst the recreation facilities are staffed by SRS employees during daylight Monday to Friday operating hours, it is critical that SRS maintains a mobile security service outside such hours using fully trained security professionals in addition to an alarm monitoring and response service.
Contract Term: initial 12months + 4 x 12month extension options.
A Mandatory Site Inspection applies to this offer.
For detailed information on the specific services sought under this tender, please review the attached documents
Hartlepool Borough Council is beginning the process of preparing a new Local Plan for the town. One of the key pieces of evidence which is needed to guide the production of the Local Plan is a Open Space, Sport and Recreation Assessment and Audit (formerly PPG17) as required by paragraph 73 of the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF).
The previous Open Space, Sport and Recreation Assessment and Audit was adopted in May 2008 and it is considered a new assessment will need to be undertaken to ensure the new Local Plan is informed by up-to-date, accurate information.
The Department of National Parks Sport and Racing (NPSR) requires the services of an experience locally operated cleaning contractor to maintain the professional image of Townsville Sport and Recreation Precinct (TSRP) and to ensure the venue is routinely cleaned in a consistent manner.
TSRP is a 67636m2 (6.7636 Ha) area Queensland Government facility which is managed by NPSR by way of Sport and Recreation Services (SRS). The facility is located approximately 2km from the Townsville CBD and Strand Beach, at 3–9 Redpath Street, North Ward. TSRP is comprised of the Townsville Sports House (TSH) and the Townsville Sports Reserve (TSR).
For detailed information on the specific goods / services sought under this request, please review the attached documents.