About

Dulux Trade Contract Partnership is an exclusive network that aims to deliver the best quality commercial decorating in the industry. Our contractors are stringently and regularly audited to make sure they meet or exceed our quality, service and sustainability criteria.

Quality

Quality

We only accept first class contractors onto our Contract Partnership scheme. This gives you confidence that your project will be delivered by the best quality commercial decorators in the industry.

Intelligently matched

Intelligently matched

Our online search function will intelligently match your project needs with our contractors’ capabilities. Only Contract Partners who meet your requirements will be put forward, making your decision easier.

Simple tendering

Simple tendering

Our invitation to tender function helps make it quick and easy to find the right contractor. Simply choose the contractors you would like to invite to tender and complete the required information online.

Independently assessed

Independently assessed

All our contractors are rigorously assessed before they can join our scheme. They are then re-assessed to make sure they are continually providing the highest standards of quality and service.

Peer review ratings

Peer review ratings

Coming soon: An informative peer review system giving feedback from other quality focussed customers . This will give valuable reassurance that our Contract Partners have already delivered high quality work and great customer service.

Guaranteed support

Guaranteed support

We support our contractors to continually improve to deliver the highest quality standards. What’s more, our team are always here to help if you need any extra support.

How to Guide

Tips to help occasional and regular employers of commercial decorators find the right Contract Partner as well as guidance on how to rate and review them.

If your job role involves regularly finding and employing painting contractors, this guide is for you. Whilst you may already have good working relationships with some painting contractors, our Contract Partnership service will help you expand your options. For example, you might be commissioning a project in an unfamiliar location, or a project that requires specialist skills or accreditations. Or you might just want to avoid complacency creeping in to your existing contractor relationships and explore alternatives to see how they compare.

Whatever you are looking for, our Contract Partnership website will help. This guide explains how to get the most from our service, find the right painting contractor for your project and save time by using our online system to send out your invitations to tender.

You can view the guide by clicking on the link below. Alternatively, if you wish to download a pdf click here.

If your role involves occasionally finding and appointing a painting contractor, this guide is for you. It takes you through the sourcing and tendering process step by step, explaining the different factors you should consider at each stage.

We also explain how the Dulux Trade Contract Partnership scheme can help you find the best decorating contractor for your project, giving you confidence that they will do a great job.

You can view the guide by clicking on the links below. Alternatively, if you wish to download a pdf click here.

By reviewing the performance of our Contract Partners you help us maintain the high standards we set for our scheme. Reviews also give vital information and advice to users of the website – advice that you can also benefit from.

Leaving a review is easy. Simply search for the Contract Partner you want to review using the search tool on our website (please note: the company must be a someone you have previously employed yourself). Once you have found the Partner, click on the ‘Leave a Review’ button at the top of the Profile. This will take you to a web page where you can rate the Partner against five key performance metrics.

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We welcome and appreciate your feedback.