Decision details

Proposed award of contract for provision of arboriculture services to George Walker Treecare (Ltd)

Decision Maker: Director of Environment and Transport

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


In 2015, the Council conducted an open tender for arboriculture services to the Council’s own estate and school properties. The Council appointed George Walker (Tree Care) Ltd (The Supplier) as the sole provider for the Contract. No issues were experienced with the Supplier’s delivery of the contract.


To appoint George Walker Treecare (Ltd) to the Leicestershire County Council, part of the Eastern Shires Purchasing Organisation (ESPO) Framework 245_21 Grounds Maintenance and Arboriculture Services (The Framework) for Leicestershire County Council (The Council)’s provision of Arboriculture Services 2021.

Contact: Ann Carruthers, Director of Environment and Transport Email:

Publication date: 19/11/2021

Date of decision: 16/07/2021