15 April 2008
The Home Office has awarded Atkins a contract to provide accommodation help desk services to support the management of its own, and part of the Ministry of Justice's, property estate.
The contract will run for five years with the option for a further two year extension.
The accommodation help desk (AHD) will support the management of 1,200 properties accommodating around 45,000 staff which include passport, immigration and probation offices located predominantly in the UK.
It will serve as a secure single point of contact for Home Office and Ministry of Justice staff in relation to requests for facilities services.