Housing association seeks maintenance services worth up to £6 million

A housing association in Dorset is tendering for a grounds maintenance supplier for a contract worth between £5m and £6m.

Work on Spectrum Housing's stock will include grass cutting, turfing, hedge maintenance, shrub planting and maintenance, rose planting and maintenance, floral display planting and maintenance, reinstatement of damaged grass areas and minor landscape works.

The contract is for over three years with a possible three one-year extensions.

The  contract is divided into four lots South Wessex, including North Dorset, West Dorset, Purbeck and Blandford, (approximate range  £996,000 to £1,000 000, Hampshire (From £542,000 to £600,000) , Devon (£372,000 – £400 000) and the biggest lot called Three Counties, covering Wiltshire, Bournemouth, Poole, Christchurch and East Dorset (£1.41m - £1.45m).

All the values given assume the cost of the full six years.

Contact neighbourhood services manager Julie Adams by May 9 on 01425 283 655 or yvonne.kemsley@spectrumhousing.co.uk for more information.

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