Decision details

OD/19/68 Asbestos Removal

Decision Maker: Officer Decision

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


On occasions, there is a need to remove asbestos from the Council’s housing stock. This may be during repair or refurbishment works or when maintained/controlled asbestos within properties is in need of removal.


The Council has decided to enter into a new contract for asbestos removal utilising an established and compliant framework agreement with South Eastern Consortium. The intended new contract will commence in December 2019


To enter into a framework contract for up to 8 months commencing December 2019 through this framework consortium with Cablesheer Ltd up to £70,000.


Reason: The Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 (CAR) imposes a statutory obligation requiring the Council to dispose of Asbestos Containing Material (ACM) within its housing stock in the correct manner and this is achieved using a specialist licenced contractor.

Publication date: 11/12/2019

Date of decision: 09/12/2019

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