Grounds Maintenance

Why buy from the National Public Sector Framework?

The framework is compliant with procurement regulations and is accessible to any organisation within the public sector.

Use this framework to procure a whole range of grounds maintenance services including:

  • Parks and green space management
  • Grass cutting
  • Turf maintenance
  • Border maintenance and planting including pruning/feeding/weeding and pest/disease
  • Weed and vegetation control
  • Pesticide/weed control application
  • Seasonal planting and maintenance
  • Hedge / tree work including tree removals
  • Tree maintenance both immature and mature
  • Nature conservation
  • Surface cleaning including hard surfaces and tarmac
  • Playground equipment maintenance
  • Winter services
  • Leaf collecting
  • Litter picking including sharps
  • General grounds requirements
  • Fence line maintenance
  • Fine sports turf including pitch marking and sports pitch/field maintenance: scarifying, spiking and harrowing

It was awarded on 23rd November 2020 and runs to 22nd November 2024.

The framework provides added value throughout when compared to other public sector frameworks. The framework is:

Designed by experts

  • This framework has been developed by experts in the field who have many years of operational experience across a range of public sector organisations


  • The framework offers the opportunity to contract with 18 grounds maintenance contractors who are industry experts
  • Using the framework will save you time as you can secure value for money due to competition between the contractors over 12 regional lots and a national lot


  • The framework is compliant with The Public Contracts Regulations when it is used according to the guidance provided
  • You can be sure that our list of pre-vetted suppliers are of the highest quality and have been through a rigorous selection process in order to get on to the framework


  • A dedicated help desk service is available to users of the framework. The service helps users to use the framework and offers advice on the mini-competition process and contract management issues. In addition to the help desk, the framework has a further competition support service which can:
    • Undertake a further competition on behalf of a framework user (if the user doesn’t have the skills or the resources to undertake the further competition themselves)


  • Provide a further competition documentation review service to ensure the documentation is fit for purpose prior to commencement of the further competition

Who can use the Framework

  • Central Government, Local Government & Public Corporations
  • Local Authorities
  • Police, Fire & Rescue Services
  • NHS Bodies in the UK
  • Hospices in the UK
  • Registered Social Landlords (Housing Associations)
  • Third Sector and Charities in the United Kingdom
  • Citizens Advice in the United Kingdom
  • Non-Departmental Public Bodies
  • National Parks Authorities

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How can I use this Framework?

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Further details are available within the user guide.

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