Retrofit and Decarbonisation Works – North East England

Multi-supplier, multi-lot Framework Agreement to provide Retrofit and Decarbonisation Works.

The Association of North East Councils Limited

Contract summary



  • Building installation work – 45300000

Location of contract

North East

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

26 September 2022

Closing date

31 October 2022

Closing time


Contract start date

16 January 2023

Contract end date

15 July 2027

Contract type


Procedure type

Open procedure (above threshold)

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Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



The Association of North East Councils Limited Trading As the North East Procurement Organisation (NEPO) seeks to establish a multi-supplier, multi-lot Framework Agreement to provide Retrofit and Decarbonisation Works.

NEPO envision a Framework Agreement which is flexible in its approach, offering comprehensive access to Retrofit and Decarbonisation Works either as a package solution via Lot 1 – Retrofit and Decarbonisation Partner; or via individual installers Lots 2-15. All Lots 1-15, where applicable, will have sub-Lots for domestic and non-domestic provision.

It is NEPO’s intention that the Framework Agreement will provide a compliant route to market for Contracting Authorities to appoint Suppliers under JCT and NEC Standard Form Contracts.

The opportunity can be accessed via the NEPO eTendering system. Suppliers wishing to be considered for this Framework Agreement must register their expression of interest and submit a tender through the NEPO eTendering System. If not already registered, candidates should register on the NEPO eTendering system at

Tenders must be submitted using the link above. Tenders submitted via post or email methods will not be accepted. If you require time-critical assistance on submitting your Tender please contact the System Support Team on 0330 0050352. For non time-critical issues, such as passwords, general account queries and location of information etc, please contact Proactis Supplier Support Helpdesk Ticketing System ( and select ProContract V3 support. You will then need to log in or submit a ticket to register your issue. Alternatively, you can email this will automatically log a support ticket on the Proactis Supplier Support Helpdesk.

NEPO does not give any guarantee and/or warrant the actual value of orders (if any) which will be placed with the successful suppliers by any Contracting Authority using the Framework Agreement pursuant to this process and accepts no liability thereof.


How to apply


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


About the buyer



NEPO, Northern Design Centre, Abbots Hill, Baltic Business Quarter