Bids being sought by SNH for Flanders Moss NNR Deer Management Permission

Scottish Natural Heritage requires a more focussed culling effort to address the expanding deer population on Flanders Moss NNR. SNH is offering a unique opportunity to bid for deer management permission on Flanders Moss NNR over the land specifically owned by SNH (this is c ~90 hectares). The proposed lease would be for one year from 3 September 2018 to 2 September 2019.

Here are the important dates (all 2018) for this contract:

Tender goes live: Friday 10 August
Site Visit to Flanders Moss NNR: Thursday 16 August, 11.00am
Questions from bidders (if applicable): Friday 10 August to Tuesday 21 August
Deadline for the receipt of Bids by SNH (if using the PCS portal, quotes must be uploaded by this date/time): 10:00am, Thursday 23 August

Evaluation of bids: 27 August until 29 August
Contract offered: Friday 31 August
Meeting of successful contractor: w/c Monday 3 September
Culling can begin: w/c Monday 10 September

Full details can be found within the Public Contracts Scotland website, please use the following link:

If this is your first time using the website you will need to register, and search for Flanders Moss NNR – SOR – SNH Stalking Permit September 2018 – 2019.