Doing Business with the Council

NEPO portal

The NEPO portal [external link] is an eTendering system which is used by the 12 North-East Authorities for all quotes and tenders. All of the Councils quotes (over £10,000) are obtained through the NEPO portal and all tenders (over £100,000) are advertised through the portal.

Current contract opportunities


Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) for Home to School, Special Educational Needs and Vulnerable Adult Passenger Transport Services.

Further details and all documentation can be found on the NEPO portal at the below link.

NEPO Portal [external link]


Forthcoming contract opportunities

None currently.

Contracts register

We have a legal obligation to provide a wide range of services to Darlington and have a variable number of contracts in place to help with the management and delivery of these services.

The registers contain brief details about each contract including: current contractor/provider, start/end dates, approximate value per year and the procurement officer responsible for the contract.

Useful links