Published date: 24 August 2021

Awarded contract - This means that the contract has been awarded to a supplier.

Closing: 9 April 2021, 12pm

Contract summary


  • Refuse and waste related services - 90500000

Location of contract

East of England

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

24 August 2021

Closing date

9 April 2021

Closing time


Contract start date

1 April 2022

Contract end date

31 March 2026

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure (above threshold)

Any interested supplier may submit a tender in response to an opportunity notice.

This procedure can be used for procurements above the relevant contract value threshold.

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



Essex County Council is the Waste Disposal Authority for Essex and is responsible for the disposal of circa 700,000 tonnes of varying household waste per annum. This contract has been procured using an open procedure to ensure that waste is transported to various treatment and disposal points in the most cost-efficient manner.

The successful contractor will be responsible for ensuring that sufficient waste is removed from the Authority's network of 5 transfer stations on a daily basis so that stock levels remain within operational and permitted levels. The contractor will provide sufficient equipment to meet the Authority's requirements and may provide equipment on a rental basis as required. The contractor may also be required to transport waste from other collection points as required.

The contract is for a duration of 4 years with the option to extend the term for up to a further 4 years if agreed by the Authority and otherwise provided for in the contract.

Delivery points will include a range of treatment or disposal facilities including landfill sites. Waste types transported may include all types of local authority collected wastes including biowastes.

More information

Previous notice about this procurement

Bulk Waste Haulage Services Contract

  • Opportunity
  • Published 12 February 2021

Award information

Awarded date

29 July 2021

Contract start date

1 April 2022

Contract end date

31 March 2026

Total value of contract


This contract was awarded to 1 supplier.

Waste-a-Way Recycling Limited




Companies House number: 04422716

Supplier is SME?


Supplier is VCSE?


About the buyer

Contact name

Catherine Martin


County Hall