The key dates for the Merseyside Procurement Programme are as follows:


Waste Management & Recycling Contract Scheduled Dates
Final tenders from participants January 2009
Preferred bidder appointed April 2009
Contract award May 2009


Resource & Recovery Contract Scheduled Dates
Issue invitation to submit detailed solutions (ISDS) Complete
Participants complete and return ISDS to MWDA Complete
Call for final tenders Complete
Preferred bidder appointed April 2013 – complete
Contract award December 2013 – complete
Contract operational October 2016