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Liquid fuels framework

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Liquid fuels framework
Who can access: public sector bodies who participated as part of the e-auction
Contract status: live
Dates of contract: 14 October 2019 to 30 March 2022
Category: Utilities - national

Overview

A national collaborative contract for the bulk supply of liquid fuels.

This is a collaborative contract, not a framework agreement, therefore there is no facility for public bodies to call-off or run mini competitions.

What is in scope 

This contract covers:

Heating oil:

  • gas oil class A2 (agricultural or heating purposes)
  • heating oil substitute
  • kerosene
  • gas oil class D

Automative fuel:

  • adblue bulk
  • adblue pallets
  • petrol
  • diesel

Marine oil:

  • marine oil

Who is this available to

Only those public bodies who participated as part of the e-auction on 14 August 2019

Note: If you are a new public body with a significant requirement please refer to the buyer's guide.

Benefits

The benefits of this collaborative contract include:

  • savings of up to 8.5%
  • across all suppliers, employees are paid at least the Scottish Living Wage
  • all suppliers provide flexible working
  • there are no zero-hours contracts
  • suppliers provide employee opportunities for learning and development

Supplier

  • Certas Energy UK Ltd t/a Scottish Fuels
  • Highland Fuels
  • RIX Petroleum (Hull) Limited

Further information

See the attached buyer's guide for more information about using the contract.

Site data validation

To add or change an existing delivery site, complete the attached site data validation form and email it to: peter.brown@gov.scot

Contact

To obtain more information on the scope of this collaborative contract and the process for participation please contact:

Peter Brown
Email: peter.brown@gov.scot
Phone: 0131 244 3521