Project_5451 NIEA – Veterinary Inspectors for Dangerous Wild Animals and Endangered Species
The Dangerous Wild Animals (Northern Ireland) Order 2004 became law on 28 December 2006 and was introduced to regulate the keeping of Dangerous Wild Animals (DWAs) by private individuals.
The Northern Ireland Environment Agency (NIEA) and the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) wish to appoint suitably qualified veterinary inspectors to:-
• carry out inspections of premises where DWA(s) and / or endangered species are or are proposed to be kept; and along with NIEA or police officers, inspect premises where an offence is suspected.
• assist with seizing of animals and assessment of seized animals, alongside or at the request of the NIEA or PSNI.
It is anticipated the contract will be awarded mid October 2011 and will run for two years with the option to extend for two further periods of 12 months each.
Tender documents can be obtained electronically for registered users of Central Procurement Directorate’s e-sourcing system, e-sourcing NI. If you are not already registered to use e-sourcing NI and wish to obtain these documents please register at
www.e-sourcingni.bravosolution.co.uk then follow the link to the current opportunities page.
The closing date for return of tenders is 3pm on Tuesday 4th October 2011.
Under no circumstances will late tenders be considered, nor is CPD obliged to accept the lowest or any bid.