Security Guarding Services are currently provided through facilities management contracts across the BBC (London, Scotland, English Regions, Wales and Northern Ireland). These contracts are due to expire during March 2014.
The BBC is now seeking to appoint a single provider of Security Guarding Services to ensure minimum risk to its business. It is anticipated that a new contract for the provision of Security Guarding Services will be awarded in the first half of 2014.
The range of Security Activities covered by the Contract will include:
• Static Security Guarding
• Patrolling – by foot
• Mobile patrolling – by vehicles
• CCTV monitoring
• Mobile key holding
• Site Security
• Close protection
Security activities, as described above, will be required at the following locations:
Level 1 – Main Operational Hub Premises
• London W1
• London W12
In addition, security activities will also be required at:
Level 2 – Regional Network Production Premises (sites throughout United Kingdom)
Level 3 – Local Radio Stations (sites throughout United Kingdom)
A detailed listing of BBC building locations is provided at Appendix II of the Prequalification Questionnaire
During the course of the contract, there may be some changes to the scope due to relocation that will result in variations to the contract. There may be additional or reducing service requirements. The successful contractor will be required to comply with any resulting variations of contract.