Melton Country Park Visitor Centre

Business opportunity at Melton Country Park Visitor Centre/Café, Melton Country Park, Melton LE13 1HP.

Melton Borough Council is seeking an occupier for the Melton Country Park Visitor Centre/Café to operate and maintain the property by way of a leasehold occupier agreement for a term (time period), to be defined and agreed between the parties, but no longer than a 3 year commitment.

Marketing and the selection of a successful offer will be undertaken by way of a tender exercise to invite interested parties to submit an offer to the council. Once the offers are received by the close of the tender date, the council will review and advise interested parties how it will progress the matter.

The tender closing date is at 12pm midday on the 26th November 2021. An envelope is available from Parkside main reception and must be handed in by this date and time, email or posted applications will not be accepted.

External viewings of the property can be undertaken at any time, however we ask the any internal viewings are pre-arranged with the current tenant directly or by contacting

If a successful party is identified, the council will undertake a due diligence process which may include bank and/or trade references, personal and business searches (including credit searches) and a possible requirement to request sureties / guarantor arrangements.

PLEASE BE ADVISED, by applying through this process, you are agreeing to enter into a legal agreement where you will take on liability for a property. Melton Borough Council strongly advises that you seek the relevant professional advice before submitting a tender.

Note: Melton Borough Council reserves the right to accept or decline any / all applications and is not duty bound to accept the highest or any offer as part of this tender process, in accordance with the Council’s Corporate Assets Disposal Policy 2020.


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Last updated 21 September 2021
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