Published date: 14 August 2020

This notice was replaced on 14 August 2020

This notice does not contain the most up-to-date information about this procurement. The most recent notice is:

Awarded contract (published 14 August 2020)

Closed opportunity - This means that the contract is currently closed. The buying department may be considering suppliers that have already applied, or no suitable offers were made.

Contract summary


  • Winter-maintenance vehicles - 34143000

  • Winter-maintenance materials - 44113910

  • Hire of goods-transport vehicles with driver - 60180000

Location of contract

North West

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

14 August 2020

Closing date

7 September 2020

Closing time


Contract start date

1 October 2020

Contract end date

30 April 2021

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure

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

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



Cumbria County Council requires Contractors to provide labour only services for gritter drivers and mate to carry out winter maintenance services from the following depots. Services are as described in the specification.
• Millness depot
• Sowerby Woods depot
• Skirsgill Depot
• Brampton Depot
• Alston Depot
• Kirkby Stephen Depot
• Lillyhall Depot
Contractors can bid to supply the Services from any one or more of the depots. More than one supplier may be awarded a contract for each depot.

About the buyer

Contact name

Clare Redpath


Cumbria House
107 - 117 Botchergate
United Kingdom


+44 1228221746