Decision details

Authority to extend contract DN480073 for Asbestos Removal.

Reference: D56922

Decision Maker: Director of Communities, Housing & Environment

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Chief Officer Housing has noted the contents of the report and approved the extension to the current contract DN480073 as allowed under the contract, for an additional 12 months (1 x 12 months) for the period of 1st April 2024 to 31st March 2025 to the following:

Lot 1 – Leeds Building Services (LBS) will manage 1 contractor, McHale Contracts & Plant Environmental LLP (MCP) to undertake the unlicenced work where LBS do not have the capacity to undertake this works themselves and the licenced works which LBS are unable to complete. LBS will provide asbestos removal services which do not require a licence where they are able to do so. The value of this work is in the region of £2,000,000 per annum.

Lot 2 – Housing Leeds will continue to manage 1 contractor, Rhodar Limited (Rhodar) to undertake all asbestos removal works arising from the housing capital programme. The value of this works is estimated to be in the region of £300,000 per annum.

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Richard Glossop, Senior Asbestos Officer 07595210491 Email:

Publication date: 09/11/2023

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