Future opportunity

Procurement of a Development Partner for the Regeneration of North Quay Riverside Gateway

  • Great Yarmouth Borough Council

F01: Prior information notice (prior information only)

Notice reference: 2023/S 000-025458

Published 30 August 2023, 1:51pm

Section one: Contracting authority

one.1) Name and addresses

Great Yarmouth Borough Council

Town Hall, Hall Plain

Great Yarmouth

NR30 2QF


Iain Robertson




+44 1493846239


United Kingdom

NUTS code

UKH15 - Norwich and East Norfolk

Internet address(es)

Main address


one.3) Communication

Additional information can be obtained from the above-mentioned address

one.4) Type of the contracting authority

Regional or local authority

one.5) Main activity

Housing and community amenities

Section two: Object

two.1) Scope of the procurement

two.1.1) Title

Procurement of a Development Partner for the Regeneration of North Quay Riverside Gateway

two.1.2) Main CPV code

  • 45000000 - Construction work

two.1.3) Type of contract


two.1.4) Short description

The Contracting Authority is proposing to procure a development partner to design and deliver a scheme for the mixed-use regeneration of the North Quay area of Great Yarmouth

two.1.5) Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: £65,000,000

two.1.6) Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: No

two.2) Description

two.2.2) Additional CPV code(s)

  • 45000000 - Construction work
  • 45211360 - Urban development construction work
  • 45211000 - Construction work for multi-dwelling buildings and individual houses
  • 70110000 - Development services of real estate
  • 45212000 - Construction work for buildings relating to leisure, sports, culture, lodging and restaurants
  • 45100000 - Site preparation work

two.2.3) Place of performance

NUTS codes
  • UKH15 - Norwich and East Norfolk

two.2.4) Description of the procurement

The Contracting Authority intends to conduct a Competitive Dialogue procurement in accordance with Reg. 30 of the Public Contract Regulations 2015 (as amended) for the procurement of a development partner in connection with the Contracting Authority’s plans for regeneration of the North Quay area of Great Yarmouth. The Contracting Authority envisages a mixed use re-development comprising residential, commercial, leisure and public-realm development. Further detail will be included in the descriptive document to be published with the Contract Notice in due course.Further information is contained at the ‘Additional Information’ section below.

two.2.14) Additional information

This PIN Notice is to give the market early warning of a proposed procurement for Great Yarmouth and to alert the market to the Council’s Developer Awareness Event on 13th September 2023 which will set out the development objectives for delivery of the scheme. For further details and to register for this Event please contact Alexandra Clark via email at aclark@lsh.co.uk or on 07714 160105

two.3) Estimated date of publication of contract notice

29 September 2023

Section four. Procedure

four.1) Description

four.1.8) Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: Yes

Section six. Complementary information

six.3) Additional information

At the Developer Awareness Event the Contracting Authority will share its development objectives, explain the work it is currently doing in preparation for delivery of the scheme and what it is seeking from a potential development partner.Presentations will be given by senior Council officers and members in relation to this important riverside gateway development opportunity in the heart of Great Yarmouth, allocated for wholesale regeneration in the adopted Local Plan. Having succeeded in securing £20 million Levelling Up Funding, there is significant momentum building to deliver this North Quay development opportunity site, which is located close to the Rail Station and historic Market Place – the latter currently undergoing significant transformation with a new Covered Market, public realm and a new Learning Hub/University Campus. To register for the Developer Awareness Event and for further details about the proposed scheme please contact Alexandra Clark at aclark@lsh.co.uk or on 07714 160105