Premier retains Houses of Parliament contract

25 May 2017

Following an open and competitive tender, Premier Workplace Services has been awarded the contract for the provision of removals, porterage and storage to the Houses of Parliament. 

The workplace change service provider has been supporting the Houses of Parliament since 2009.  The five year contract covers day to day activities across the House of Commons and the House of Lords as well as special occasions including the State Opening of Parliament.

Three divisions of Premier Workplace Services will continue to operate across the Palace of Westminster as well as a number of other buildings including Portcullis House.  Premier Moves will retain its full time porterage team on site carrying out dining room and conference room set-ups as well as all moves and changes.  Premier IT Systems also retains the operation for the movement of desktop IT within the Parliamentary Estate.  Security clearance is required for all staff servicing the House of Commons and the House of Lords.

Dave Russinger, Sales Director, Premier Workplace Services says: “We are absolutely delighted to have retained this prestigious contract following a rigorous tender process.  Our teams work really hard to deliver our business class services across the Estate and having this contract renewed is testament to their commitment and achievement.”

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