Tenders

Northumberland National Park Authority is required by its standing orders to seek tenders before entering into contracts for purchases of more than £25,000. Tenders may also be used in other cases as determined by the National Park Authority.

When invitations to tender, invitations to quote, or lists of potential suppliers are being advertised, details will be given on this page.

Grip Blocking and Re-profiling

Northumberland National Park Authority are currently out to tender for the provision of Peatland Restoration Works (Grip Blocking and Re-profiling) at locations in The Cheviot Hills, Northumberland.

Suppliers that would like to take part in this tender process are invited to “Express Interest” at https://in-tendhost.co.uk/nnpa upon which they will be given access to the full tender documentation delivery through this e-tendering system.

When the tender documents have been made available involved suppliers will receive notification via email and the tender documents can be accessed from the ‘My Tenders’ area of the e-tendering website (https://in-tendhost.co.uk/nnpa) and selecting the ‘View Details’ button of this project.

The deadline for submissions of the tender will be Noon 23rd November 2021.

Insurance Services

Northumberland National Park Authority are currently out to tender for the provision of Insurance Services

Suppliers that would like to take part in this tender process are invited to “Express Interest” at https://in-tendhost.co.uk/nnpa upon which they will be given access to the full tender documentation delivery through this e-tendering system.

When the tender documents have been made available involved suppliers will receive notification via email and the tender documents can be accessed from the “My Tenders” area of the e-tendering website (https://in-tendhost.co.uk/nnpa) and selecting the “View Details” button of this project.

The deadline for submissions of the tender will be 12 noon on the 8th December 2021.

Contracts

Current long-term contracts between Northumberland National Park Authority and the relevant service providers

Contracts marked with * contain 2 x 12 month options to extend. If the options are taken the re-tender date will change accordingly.

Type of contractCurrent providerLength of contractDate to re-tender
InsuranceNFU4 years 01/12/2021
Planning legal servicesNewcastle City Council5 years01/04/2023
Property services Newcastle City Council4 years01/04/2022
Internal auditNewcastle City Council4 years01/04/2022
Historic buildings and conservation area adviceNorthumberland County Council4 years01/04/2022
Cleaning services (head office)Lees Premier Cleaning5 years05/02/2023
The SillCondliffe Cleaning3 years*01/07/2024*
Human resources adviceNorthumberland County Council4 years01/04/2024
Design and Build outdoor learning and play experienceKompan Scotland Ltd.6 monthsN/A
Facilities Management Services, Mechanical and Electrical at The Sill: National Landscape Discovery CentreIntegral UK Ltd3 years*01/08/2022*