Published date: 24 September 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.

Closing: 23 October 2020, 2pm

Contract summary


  • Refuse and waste related services - 90500000

Location of contract

Yorkshire and the Humber

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

24 September 2020

Closing date

23 October 2020

Closing time


Contract start date

21 December 2020

Contract end date

31 October 2023

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?



The City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council (the Council) is seeking to source a suitably licensed contractor to deliver the Service which is composed of the collection, keeping, and recycling of Baled Cardboard from the Council's Collection Point. The contract is required to start 9th November 2020 and will run for a fixed period of three years until 31st October 2023. The Contractor will purchase the Recyclable Waste from the Council for a fixed rate per tonne which will track the published market rate each month.

The Contractor will be responsible for the collection, keeping and recycling of approximately 80 tonnes per month (960 per annum) of Baled Cardboard in line with current methods and regulations. The bales weigh approx. 500kgs each and we anticipate 40 x bales to one curtain-sided load.

About the buyer

Contact name

Richard Galthen


Shearbridge Depot
Shearbridge Road


+44 1274433702


Closing: 23 October 2020, 2pm