Domestic furniture

The framework to supply domestic furniture to the Social Welfare Fund for all 32 local authorities in Scotland is due for retender at the end of 2020.

The current framework includes a ‘re-use’ lot for the supply of domestic furniture and furnishings, represented by third-sector suppliers, that formed a consortium, as well as a new furniture lot. Retender of Domestic Furniture & Furnishing Framework (£80 million, estimated spend on the reuse lot of the framework is £1 million). The main aim of this project is to increase carbon and financial savings enabled for local authorities through reuse and remanufacturing furniture and to create better asset management systems.