Public Sector

Watts Group, with over 45 years’ experience of supporting central and local government, can add real value, support and assistance to the property and real estate teams. Watts’ work in partnership with estate teams across most aspects of the public sector and have developed an enviable reputation for client-focused and expert commercial advice, which we are able to deliver locally through our network of UK offices. Watts’ dedicated public sector teams are already working with: Government departments; over 30 local authorities; and more than 15 universities across the country.

Watts is able to deliver a comprehensive range of professional services including: strategic asset review; development appraisal; value management; managing capital and maintenance works; sustainability advice; M&E engineering; and technical consultancy.

Many of our instructions being framework agreements or partnerships. This enables us to pro-actively share knowledge and best practice across the wider public sector and play a leading role in improving the delivery of front-line services, as well as continuous improvement of the construction industry.

Watts’ dedicated public sector teams are already working with:

Central Government

Watts has supported central and local government through a pattern of continuous change for the last 15 years. We excel at combining a public sector ethos with commercial acumen.

As a multi-discipline property consultancy, we can deliver a comprehensive range of professional services. Our focus is on providing a ‘hands on’ management approach throughout the project delivery process. Our involvement at the earliest stage of your project ensures that solutions are:

  • Optimised
  • Sustainable
  • Cost effective
  • Innovative
  • Practical
  • Reliable

Watts understands that the built environment plays a key role in the cohesion and economic well being of our communities. Our expertise lies in unlocking value. We measure the success of projects on more than time, cost and programme drivers.

Local Government

Watts has led, reviewed, managed and supported major local authority programmes and projects. Our research identifies common and continuing challenges:

  • Being clear about strategic objectives, and how current activities contribute to these objectives
  • Knowing what to rationalise and prioritise Determining a project plan based on this information
  • Introducing new priorities into a range of existing activities
  • Having resource capability and capacity to deliver activities with the required flexibility to respond to change

“Watts is innovative and has an ability to come up with enterprising solutions to common problems. They deliver practical, workable, project management solutions and property and construction services with a refreshing and engaging perspective.” Housing Property Services, London Borough of Lambeth

“Watts has done an excellent job in helping to drive the delivery of challenging work at Merton. They are dedicated to helping us to deliver and are not only knowledgeable and dependable, but are able to bring world class best practice from their international presence in the commercial sector, which can be readily applied in local government” London Borough of Merton

Publicly Funded Bodies

Watts works with a broad spectrum of clients whose portfolios cover a diverse range of sectors and building types. These include education and leisure as well as museums and housing organisations.

As an independent consultant to the property and construction industry, Watts is able to build and maintain strong relationships with a range of suppliers, and offer bespoke solutions that utilise tried and tested tools and techniques.

It is this innovative approach that enables the Group to provide expert, flexible services that can be adapted to meet current and future service needs.

Watts has led, reviewed, managed and supported many public sector programmes and projects. Our teams identify common and continuing challenges by being clear about strategic goals and how current activities contribute to these objectives.

Watts prides itself in having the resource capability and capacity to deliver solutions with flexibility to respond to change.

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