Standing List of Suppliers for Building Works

Standing List of Suppliers for Building Works

Standing list of suppliers to provide minor building works to residential dwellings – Home Improvement Agency Initiative.

Reference number: NRW/PSH/9222/B

Deadline date:24/05/2013

This deadline is for… Return of tenders

Contract value:£0 – £1,200,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Norwich All works will take place on properties located within the City of Norwich.

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? Yes

Name of the buying organisation: Norwich City Council


Description of the contract

The council has a statutory duty to offer disabled facilities grants to eligible residents. It also exercises its discretionary power to provide financial assistance to vulnerable home owners to carry out minor repairs or to tackle hazardous conditions in their homes. The proposed annual capital budget for this work is £1.140m in 2013-14. The council currently offers a ‘home improvement agency’ service to all applicants. This service organises the whole process from initial application through assessment, design of the works, organising the builders and ensuring good quality and value for money. This service is has been provided by an ‘outsourced’ supplier but is due to be run ‘in house’ from 1 July 2013. The council do not have an ‘in house’ capacity to supply the required minor building works element of the initiative and seeks to appoint a standing list of suppliers across 9 building works categories to carry out this work from 1 July 2013.



Classification of the contract

45421110 Installation of door and window frames

45333000 Gas-fitting installation work

45330000 Plumbing and sanitary works

45311200 Electrical fitting work

45310000 Electrical installation work

45300000 Building installation work

45262800 Building extension work

45262700 Building alteration work

45262690 Refurbishment of run-down buildings

45261900 Roof repair and maintenance work

45210000 Building construction work

44115000 Building fittings

42416130 Mechanical lifts

37441200 Stair climbers


Additional information

Contract type: Works – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? Yes : Home improvement agency funding

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract: 01/07/2013 – 30/06/2015


Who to contact

Contact name Robin Hare

Organisation name Norwich City Council

Address Norwich City Council, City Hall, Norwich, NR2 1NH

Telephone 01603 212412

Extension number:


Web address


How to apply

Please contact for further information and a tender pack.