The Council is procuring a new Major Works Framework (MWF), based on five Category Lots to be used by members for a period of 5 years. The MWF will replace the existing arrangement. It will be available for use by all public sector bodies in Greater London and the Home Counties for project values from £1m up to £20m plus. The MWF will commence in spring 2019 and be available for all types of construction, including construct only and design and build arrangements utilising the most appropriate industry form of contract or bespoke contract or developer’s agreement. Call-off contracts may be carried out either based on a direct award, (except bespoke or developers agreement) or on the basis of a mini-competition. Contracting authorities will have the option to directly call-off for projects valued up to £2.5 million.Direct awards for projects valued above £2.5 million shall be carried out in accordance with the direct call-off procedure under the framework agreement.