Register as a construction contractor or subcontractor

If you want to be a contractor or subcontractor for us, you need to register on the NEPO Portal. Once registered, your company can apply to the DPS For Construction Contractors and Subcontractors (DPS).

The DPS for Construction Contractor and Subcontractor is The Gateshead Housing Company’s preferred route to market for construction procurement. It is used when we need to source external support to provide construction works/services etc across various trades and/or disciplines.

How to apply

Register on the NEPO Portal: 

  • Step 1: Visit NEPO portal website
  • Step 2: Click on “NEPO portal login” at the top right of the screen
  • Step 3: Click the “Register” button and follow the on-screen instructions to register your organisation
  • Step 4: Once you have registered, your user name and password will be emailed to you. Please ensure that you keep your user name and password confidential

Once registered on the NEPO Portal, companies can then search for the DPS for construction contractors and subcontractors opportunity by using the filter.

Filter by organisation – Gateshead Council, DN367216 and DPS for construction contractors and subcontractors.

Once you have registered for the DPS opportunity, you will have access to the application process. You should complete the application process and submit all required documents for review. Successful contractors and subcontractors will then be applied to the relevant DPS category and receive any future opportunities to quote for works.

If you need further information please contact