The framework agreement is intended for use by Central Government Departments and
their Agencies in the United Kingdom, including the Scottish Government, Welsh
Assembly Government, and Northern Ireland Executive; as well as Non-Departmental
Public Bodies, and Local Authorities.
The framework agreement is to provide disposal and transportation of infected or
potentially infected animal carcases, animal by-products and other infected or
potentially infected materials. The framework agreement is intended for use in the
event of an outbreak or incident of exotic notifiable animal disease, or other
emergency, although services may be called off under other circumstances as required.
For further details of the scope of services, please refer to Section 2
(Specification of Requirements) of the Invitation to Tender, details of which can be
obtained via Defra's Bravo e-tendering platform.