For the Provision of Social Housing
Louth County Council is seeking to purchase new 2, 3 & 4 bedroom units for social housing through turnkey developments in County Louth with particular focus on the major towns of Dundalk & Drogheda.
Louth County Council is therefore seeking expressions of interest from private developers and building contractors who can deliver completed Turnkey units in County Louth with particular focus in and around the major towns of Dundalk & Drogheda by the 31st December 2022.
Turnkey Developments, to be of interest to the Council, must be close to services and within walking distance of shops, schools and local amenities. Housing Design and Construction Standards must at a minimum meet the requirements of all relevant statutory planning and building control requirements.
An ‘Expressions of Interest No.2 - 2021 Turnkey Briefing Document’ is available to download from the Louth County Council website at www.louthcoco.ie/turnkey2021. The ‘Expressions of Interest Briefing Document’ outlines the submission process and the information that must be submitted with a proposal.
All purchases of social housing must be approved by the Department of Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government.
Louth County Council is not obliged to purchase any turnkey housing development submitted as part of this process.
Please note that Louth County Council is subject to the Freedom of Information Act 2014.
Expressions of Interest submissions must be received in Louth County Council offices by 5.00pm on Friday 10th December 2021.
Applicants should enclose their submission with supporting documentation in a sealed envelope marked and addressed as follows:
“Expressions of Interest No.2 - 2021 Turnkey Housing Developments for the Provision of Social Housing to Louth County Council”
F.A.O. John Lawrence, Senior Executive Officer, Housing Section, Louth County Council, County Hall, Millennium Centre, Dundalk, County Louth, A91 KFW6.
Alternatively, the submission with supporting documentation can be emailed to Turnkey2@louthcoco.ie
Dated this 15th day of October, 2021
Director of Services, Housing and Quality of Life