Published date: 23 February 2021

Open opportunity - This means that the contract is currently active, and the buying department is looking for potential suppliers to fulfil the contract.

Closing: 2 April 2021, 5pm

Contract summary


  • Restructuring work - 45454000

Location of contract

TS17 6QN

Value of contract

£2,500,000 to £2,800,000

Procurement reference


Published date

23 February 2021

Closing date

2 April 2021

Closing time


Contract start date

16 May 2021

Contract end date

15 May 2023

Contract type


Procedure type

Open procedure (OJEU)

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

OJEU (Official Journal of the European Union) procedures are valued above a certain financial threshold.

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North Star is looking to appoint a Contractor to undertake External repair and replacement works to properties across the North East area. The work will consist of Front and Rear Walls, Paving (Hard standings, Concrete and Carparks), turf, topsoil, grass seed, fencing, gates, metal work etc.
The Contract will be undertaken on a "Supply and Install" basis.
All work and/or materials shall comply with the relevant British Standard or European equivalent. The contractor shall make all necessary arrangements to protect all aspects of the work against external elements throughout the contract.
The contractor shall only use skilled and experienced operatives for the type of work. North Star requires DBS checks and safeguarding training is provide for all operatives working on site.
The number of properties is indicative and not guaranteed. The quantity may vary for example due to refusals to enter, budget constraints etc.
The successful Tenderer will need to demonstrate that they have the capability, capacity and mix of skills to deliver the programme prior to the award of contract. As part of the pre-contract discussions the successful tenderer will need to identify and name specifically the following key personnel based on who will be responsible for the programme
Project Manager / Key contact
Assistant Project Manager / second contact

Due to the diversity of this contract sub-contracting will be permitted but bidders must be willing to operate an open book policy with regards to recharging and declare all uplifts up front.
Further information is available via our ITT Pack
It is estimated that the contract value is likely to be around £700,000 I the first year and around £500,000 in each subsequent year. The overall contract value is therefore estimated at around £2,700,000 over the full term of this contract including any extensions.

More information


Additional text

All Tender documentation can be accessed via our e-procurement portal at in the event that this is not accessible for whatever reason then alternatively please contact or Kerry Hunter the Procurement Lead on 01642 796 327.

Please note documents will not be available until 24th February 2021

Under no circumstance should any other North Star employees be contacted directly relating to this tender.

Delivery Notes

North East

Is a Recurrent Procurement Type? : Yes

How to apply

Follow the instructions given in the description or the more information section.

About the buyer

Contact name

Kerry Hunter


St. Marks Court
Stockton on Tees
TS17 6QN
United Kingdom


01642 796327


Closing: 2 April 2021, 5pm