Provision of Security Services for the NHT's Service Centres

The National Housing Trust (NHT) invites registered service providers to submit bids for the provision of 12-hours (5 days/week) security services at its St. Elizabeth, Hanover, Trelawny, St. Mary, Portland, St. Thomas Service Centres and Westmoreland Branch Office.

Note: Separate contracts will be awarded for each location. Therefore, service providers are permitted to bid on one (1), more than one (1) or all locations.


The successful security firm will be required to:

  • Assist with the opening and closing of the office to customers.
  • Monitor traffic of customers and employees throughout the premises.
  • Assist with the evacuation of the premises during emergencies.
  • Secure the office while monetary lodgments are being prepared and collected by security couriers.
  • Monitor the Closed-circuit Television (CCTV).
  • Provide customer service at designated locations as required.
  • Ensure that:
  • Access to the premises is restricted to authorized personnel or persons, of the Procuring Entity.
  • No part of the buildings (fixtures or fittings) is removed from the premises without the Procuring Entity’s authorization.
  • No illegal activities are carried out on the premises.


Tenderers must provide:

  • Evidence of tax compliance.
  • Copy of a valid Public Procurement Commission (PPC)/National Contracts Commission (NCC) registration certificate in the category of Safety & Security Services.
  • Copy of a valid Private Security Regulation Authority (PSRA) certificate for the firm.


Proposals are available for download from the GOJ’s e-procurement website at from Tuesday, January 26, 2021.

Proposals must be submitted online on or before 11:00 am on Tuesday, February 16, 2021; opening of bids will be done online via the e-procurement website at on the same day, immediately following bid submission deadline.

N.B: “The NHT reserves the right not to award a contract to any party with whom it is currently in litigation or with whom it has been previously involved in litigation.”

For additional information, please contact:

The Manager

Procurement Unit

National Housing Trust

4 Park Boulevard, Kingston 5

Tel: 876-929-6500-9, Ext. 7279/7210