Darlington Borough Council Procurement

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Buyer summary

Over the past year, Darlington Borough Council* has publised 316 public procurement notices. Of these, 53 are tenders and 256 are awards. There are 281 unique titles.

The following chart shows contract value against the date of publication.

(Scatter chart with 316 data points.)
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Operating locations

214 identifiable addresss were found. The main buyer location is Darlington in region North East. From published data, 47% of Darlington Borough Council's suppliers belong to the same region.

(UK geochart with 3 buyer locations and 211 supplier locations.)

Buyer locations:

  • Darlington - 316

Suppliers per region:

  • North East - 99
  • North West - 25
  • Yorkshire and The Humber - 23
  • South East - 15
  • London - 12
  • West Midlands - 12
  • East Midlands - 7
  • South West - 7
  • East of England - 6
  • Scotland - 5
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Pin notices

6 published pin notices. (7 including duplicates.)

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Tender notices

47 published tender notices. (53 including duplicates.)

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Award notices

250 published award notices. (256 including duplicates.)

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Popular suppliers

Below is a summary of contract awards per supplier. The table is restricted to suppliers who have also served other buyers.

Supplier name Region Unique awards Max. single award
Barchester Healthcare Homes London 3 £52M
Burlington Care Yorkshire and The Humber 2 £52M
Care UK Community Partnerships East of England 1 £52M
Minster Care Management South East 1 £52M
Harrogate & District NHS Trust Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £15M
Primary Healthcare Darlington North East 1 £1M
Barnardos London 1 £480K
Darlington Association on Disability North East 1 £480K
[Various] London 1 £360K
Witherslack Group North West 10 £285K
Witherslack Group North East 1 £250K
Making Space North West 2 £228K
Humankind North East 2 £138K
Lindisfarne Care Home North East 2 £124K
Keys Group Progressive Care & Education West Midlands 1 £123K
Potens North West 2 £114K
Creative Support North West 1 £113K
Dad South East 2 £100K
Enterprise Travel North East 2 £99K
Keys Group Progressive Care & Education North West 1 £89K
North East Autism Society North East 1 £89K
Garnetts Coaches North East 1 £75K
Potens North East 1 £62K
Barnardos South West 2 £47K
Safe Families for Children North East 2 £38K
Kompan Scotland Scotland 1 £25K
Knowledgepool Group South East 1 £25K
Geometric Results North West 1 £26M
[Various] London 1 £7M
Zurich Municipal North East 1 £1M
Security Plus West Midlands 1 £160K
Waterman Aspen North East 1 £65K
Groundwork North East North East 1 £46K
Hamptons Resourcing West Midlands 1 £42K
Newcastle University North East 1 £34K
Health & Safety Executive East Midlands 1 £13K
Edf Energy Customers London 1 £4M
Thyssenkrupp Elevator North East 1 £384K
Tyco Fire & Integrated Solutions East of England 1 £300K
CRS Communications Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £250K
Direct Services Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £216K
Direct Services North East 1 £151K
Daisy Communications North West 1 £136K
0800 Repair North East 1 £99K
Virgin Media West Midlands 1 £1M
Symology East of England 1 £300K
Spektrix London 1 £100K
British Telecom London 1 £71K
Civica Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £66K
Cdpsoft South East 2 £63K
Affinity Works West Midlands 1 £52K
Modern Mindset South East 1 £50K
Cisilion South East 1 £46K
BT PLC North East 1 £39K
CACI London 1 £30K
Northgate Information Solutions South East 1 £30K
Kiely Bros West Midlands 1 £837K
MITIE Property Services South East 1 £400K
KM Electrical Services North East 2 £204K
Esh Construction North East 1 £161K
Deerness Fencing & Landscaping North East 1 £150K
Hodgson Sayers North East 1 £95K
Waterman Aspen East Midlands 1 £70K
Waterman Aspen East of England 3 £50K
Greenlay Grass Machinery North East 1 £43K
Securus Group North West 1 £38K
MITIE South West 1 £33K
Network Scaffolding Contractors North West 1 £31K
Commutaports Scotland 1 £30K
WPS South West 1 £28K
Wings Education North West 1 £525K
Witherslack Group North West 1 £275K
Witherslack Group North East 1 £219K
Keys Group Progressive Care & Education North West 1 £42K
Whale Tankers West Midlands 1 £167K
Faun Zoeller West Midlands 1 £153K
Farid Hillend Engineering Scotland 1 £146K
Garnetts Coaches North East 1 £128K
Delta Executive Travel North East 1 £80K
Toyota South East 1 £59K
Matthew Clark South West 1 £105K
Halfords West Midlands 1 £80K
Technogym South East 1 £32K
Align Property Partners Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £85K
Greenlay Grass Machinery North East 1 £43K

Contract values

Darlington Borough Council provided financial information for 89% of its published procurement notices. The total maximum value excluding duplicates is £449M.

(Histogram showing the prevelance of contracts in each value band.)
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Notice types

The buyer publishes procurement notices in Contracts Finder and OJEU. There is a 3% duplication rate between the two portals. Below are 8 document types.

Short type Full type Total published Past 30 days
award Contract Award Notice 6 1
award Voluntary Ex-Ante Transparency (VEAT) Notice 3 1
tender Tender Notice 4 0
pin Prior Information Notice (Social) 3 1
Contracts Finder
award Contract Award Notice 247 6
tender Tender Notice 49 6
pin Pre-Procuement Notice 3 0
pin Pipeline Notice 1 0
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Top keywords

Keywords derive from published CPV codes.

Buyer names

This report covers buyer names that begin: DARLINGTON BOROUGH COUNCIL*.

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Collaborative procurement

The buyer has worked in association with other buyers.

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  • None

Further information

The following websites have been found in published notices.