Issue details

Procurement of a contract for the Provision of Asbestos Surveys for Leeds City Council

Brief Description

The Director of Communities, Housing and Environment is asked to approve the procurement and implementation of a new contract for the provision of Asbestos Surveys citywide. 

Impact On Wards

Asbestos surveys are required for all potential repairs/refurbishment works activities within domestic and potentially non-domestic properties citywide, and therefore it is not anticipated that this provision will have a significant impact on any one ward.

Financial and procurement implications

This is a new procurement with an estimated cost of £2,000,000.

Partnership working



Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Financial Impact>£500K;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 03/08/2022

Decision due: September 2022 by Director of Communities, Housing & Environment

Lead director: Director of Communities, Housing & Environment

Department: Communities, Housing and Environment

Contact: Louise Batterby, Compliance Manager 07891 275305 Email:

Consultation process

Consultation and engagement with council stakeholders have taken place when developing the procurement work stream as well as assessing the availability of tendering options. This process involved the Procurement and Contracts team, Housing Leeds Asbestos Team and Leeds Building Services (LBS).


Director of Communities, Housing and Environment, Executive Members, Procurement and Commercial Services (PACS).



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