Published date: 24 December 2021

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: 27 January 2022, 12pm

Contract summary


  • Composting services - 77120000

  • Sewage, refuse, cleaning and environmental services - 90000000

  • Refuse and waste related services - 90500000

Location of contract

Yorkshire and the Humber

Value of contract

£1,400,000 to £2,500,000

Procurement reference


Published date

24 December 2021

Closing date

27 January 2022

Closing time


Contract start date

7 April 2022

Contract end date

5 April 2026

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure

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

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Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council is looking to establish a contract for the haulage and treatment of it's organic waste from April 2022. This waste is collected from 114,000 domestic households at the kerbside during March-November and also collected from our four Household Waste Recycling Centres. We offer no minimum tonnage however we estimate our average is c.16000 tonnes, 14000 tonnes from households and 2000 from HWRCs. The organic waste will be tipped at a waste transfer station within Barnsley and Bulked ready to be hauled to the contractors site.

The initial contract period is for 4 years with a further option to extend by two 1 year terms.

This contract is on behalf of BMBC in the first instance but will also be available to Doncaster and Rotherham councils.

More information


About the buyer

Contact name

Yvette Everitt


Town Hall
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
S70 2TA


+44 01226770770