Consortium Procurement supply partners

Consortium Procurement operates as the national procurement function of the Northern Housing Consortium, providing a wide range of EU compliant frameworks. We work with over 100 supply partners to offer a diverse range of services to our members across the UK.


Current supply partners

As we offer a wide range of services to the housing, health and education sectors, we work with a variety of supply partners. Supply partners per framework are listed below:


Asbestos Management Services framework

  • Airborne Environmental Consultants Ltd
  • Asbestos Control and Treatment Ltd
  • ASI Environmental Ltd
  • Askams Compliance Services Ltd
  • Aspect Contracts Ltd
  • Axiom Building Solutions Ltd
  • Chirmarn Ltd
  • Clarkes Environmental
  • DMW Environmental Safety
  • Encompassed Ltd
  • Environmental Essentials Ltd
  • Environtec Ltd
  • Gentoo Construction Ltd
  • Gully Howard Technical
  • Lucion Environmental Ltd
  • MAN Environmental
  • McHale Contracts & Plant Environmental LLP (MCP)
  • MDS Ltd
  • Oracle Solutions Ltd
  • Pennington Choices Ltd
  • Rilmac Insulation Ltd
  • SGS MIS Environmental
  • Spectra Analysis Services Ltd
  • Tersus Consultancy Ltd

Property Adaptations and Stairlifts framework

  • AKW Medicare Ltd
  • City West Works Ltd
  • Coast and Country
  • Fabrick Housing Group (Erimus)
  • Handicare
  • N & C Phlexicare
  • Novus Property Solutions
  • Practical Care Products Ltd
  • Sanctuary Maintenance Contractors Ltd
  • Stannah Lift Services Ltd
  • The Mobility Equipment Company
  • Thyssenkrupp Encasa
  • Wakefield and District Housing

Adaptations and Fixed Lifting Equipment Product Catalogue

  • NRS Healthcare
  • Impey
  • Nicholls and Clarke Group

Heating Systems Services framework

  • British Gas Services (Commercial) Ltd
  • British Gas Social Housing  Ltd t/a PH Jones
  • BSW Building Services Ltd
  • Gas Advisory Services Ltd t/a Phoenix Compliancy Management
  • Gas Contract Services Ltd
  • HCS Mechanical Services (H Clark)
  • Herbert T Forrest Ltd
  • John N Dunn Ltd
  • Keepmoat Regeneration Ltd
  • Liberty Gas Group Ltd
  • Morgan Lambert
  • Morgan Sindall Property Services Ltd
  • MSM Environmental Services Ltd
  • Pacifica Home Services t/a 0800 Repair
  • Pennington Choices Ltd
  • Robert Heath Heating Ltd
  • SALIIS Ltd
  • Sure Maintenance Ltd
  • T Brown Group Ltd

Technology Enabled Care Services framework

  • ABCA Systems
  • Baydale Control Systems Ltd
  • Careline UK Monitoring Ltd t/a Appello
  • Chubb Community Care
  • Circle/Centra Pulse and Connect t/a Invicta Telecare Ltd
  • Cirrus Communication Systems Ltd t/a Appello
  • Coast and Country Housing Ltd
  • EFT Systems Ltd
  • Eldercare
  • Goldshield Securus Ltd
  • Johnnie Johnson Housing Trust t/a Astraline
  • Jontek Ltd
  • Progress Lifeline (New Progress H.A. Ltd)
  • Tunstall Healthcare (UK) Ltd
  • Tynetec a Business Unit of Legrand Electric Ltd
  • Wealden and Eastbourne Lifeline Ltd t/a Welbeing
  • Worcestershire Telecare

Legionella Water Treatment Services framework

  • Biochemica UK Limited
  • Clearwater Technology
  • Graham Asset Management Ltd t/a Graham Environmental Services
  • Hartlepool Borough Council
  • HBE Risk Management
  • Hertel Solutions
  • MSM Environmental Services Ltd
  • Northumbrian Water

Passenger Lifts framework

  • Ansa Elevators
  • Britton Price Ltd
  • Dunbar and Boardman Partnerships
  • E.A. Foulds Ltd t/a Foulds Lifts
  • Express Elevators Ltd
  • KONE Plc
  • Lift and Engineering Services Ltd
  • MAND Pls Ltd
  • Morris Vermaport Ltd

Property Safety and Security framework

  • Baydale Control Systems Ltd
  • Cirrus Communication Systems Ltd
  • EFT Systems Ltd
  • Fire Safety First
  • Goldshield Electronic Security
  • Haven Fire Security Consultants
  • Hi-Tech Security and Fire Systems
  • MacDonald Martin Ltd
  • Protec Fire Detection Plc
  • SCCI Alphatrack Ltd

Tenants’ Contents Insurance framework

  • Marsh UK Ltd and Royal and Sun Alliance Insurance plc

Electronic Payments Services framework

  • allpay Ltd

Furniture Services framework

  • Your Homes Newcastle

Becoming a supply partner

We work with our members to develop frameworks that meet their needs. We also carry out regular supplier engagement events to understand the markets we work in and would like to hear from any supplier who is interested in working with us or registering their interest in becoming a supply partner.

To register your interest, please contact Nicola Benson on with a brief description of the services that you are able to provide.

Key message:

All our frameworks are in place for a period of four years and only appointed supply partners are able to bid for opportunities following the commencement of the framework.

Delta message:

Please note that we use Delta e–Sourcing portal to formally advertise our tenders and interact with suppliers. Tender submissions made directly via the NHC/Consortium Procurement will not accepted.

Benefits of being a Consortium Procurement supply partner

We have put together a benefits package for all our supply partners to take advantage of upon commencement of their contracts with Consortium Procurement. We hope the additional marketing support that we offer will help our supply partners with the further promotion of their services as well as with establishing their brands as experts in their sectors.

Please see different kinds of benefits grouped into five sections:

General NHC Services:

  • Northern Housing Consortium welcome pack
  • Monthly e-newsletter (e-zine), which is issued to over 4,000 individuals in member organisations – this will spotlight one framework per issue highlighting each supplier and their offer (at least once a year spotlight opportunity)
  • Case study opportunities – provide case studies of your supply opportunities through our website, Consortium Procurement newsletter (monthly edition) and e-zine

Framework Services

  • Frameworks offer a compliant route for members; as a supplier you will receive details of every relevant framework opportunities
  • As a supply partner of Consortium Procurement/NHC you will face reduced competition for relevant opportunities
  • Pre and post contract award support including – our procurement professionals managing the further competition process, issuing all contracts and managing the escalation process
  • Framework launch events in our offices – we organise these events upon the launch of new frameworks. Our procurement professionals lead on this providing informative sessions – this is to provide an overview of the framework, receive feedback, discuss performance and review new opportunities
  • Approved Partner logo (framework specific) which can be used on all supplier literature

Marketing and Sales Services:

  • Business Development team promote your organisation at each member sales visit
  • Marketing material per framework promoted at each event attended by an officer of the NHC

Information and Advice Services

  • Sign up for policy briefings
  • Sign up for weekly parliamentary briefings
  • Information and advice from experts in housing and procurement through NHC when required

Additional Services

  • Attendance at the annual Christmas Lunch (attended by member housing organisations) – only members of the Consortium can attend (additional fee payable)
  • Potential for speaker opportunities at events and conferences where appropriate


In order to support with the management of the framework we require supply partners to pay a small annual membership fee of £270 + VAT. The fee is renewed every year for the period of the framework agreement. The fee is only applicable to suppliers who are successfully appointed to the framework; there is no charge for participating in the tender process.