34 Forth Street expressions of interest wanted

EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST TO LEASE BUILDING AT 34 FORTH STREET TOWN BELT RESERVE – OTEPUNI

Invercargill City Council invites written Expressions of Interest (EOI) from community groups interested in leasing the building and grounds at 34 Forth Street at Town Belt Reserve, Otepuni.

To be eligible to apply the group or groups must be an incorporated society or a charitable trust or be able to attain that status and meet the criteria of the requirements sought in the EOI form.

ICC encourages maximising the use of the facilities and acknowledges in some cases this may mean multiple/shared use.

Proposed uses must be compliant with the Town Belt Management Plan 2013 and subsequent versions. The land (367.6m²) is classified as Recreation Reserve and will be leased pursuant to section 54 of the Reserves Act 1977.

Facilities at 34 Forth Street include; two kitchens, cupboards and storage spaces, toilets, power connections, 5+ rooms and heating.

All applications must outline the detail of the proposed use of the site, including any proposed changes to the land. Applications are to include evidence of being a society or trust.

A meeting will be held at the site at 4.00pm on 1 July 2021. To make an alternative appointment to view the property and/or to request more information or application form please contact Invercargill City Council on 03 2199070 or by email to parks@icc.govt.nz ATTN Caroline Rain.

Expressions of Interest must be received by 5pm on 21 July 2021.

C Rain

PARKS AND RECREATION MANAGER