Published date: 17 August 2018

This notice was replaced on 28 November 2018

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Awarded contract (published 28 November 2018, last edited 4 April 2022)

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Contract summary


  • Air quality management - 90731100

Location of contract

Any region

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

17 August 2018

Closing date

24 September 2018

Contract start date

1 December 2018

Contract end date

31 March 2021

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.

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Defra and the Devolved Administrations (the Welsh Government, the Northern Ireland Executive, represented by the Department of the Environment in Northern Ireland and the Scottish Government) require the provision of technical support on smoke control, in particular to meet the requirements of sections 20 and 21 of the Clean Air Act 1993 and other associated sections.

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