Our Portering Services

Our Portering Team work mainly Monday to Friday (excluding University closed periods and Bank Holidays) across many of our Campuses and outlying areas providing a wide range of services including:

  • Managing the waste streams and bin stores for over 480 tonnes of waste per year
  • Removing and storing confidential waste for collection and disposal
  • Setting up rooms for meetings, teaching and events
  • Transporting parcels and equipment around and between Campuses
  • Keeping the immediate outside of each building on Campus clean and safe
  • Emptying the external litter bins and litter picking of accessible areas around Penglais Campus
  • Cleaning external signage at ground level
  • Deep cleaning of paved areas and pathways
  • Support for events such as Open Days, Visiting Days and Graduation
  • Exam set ups and support
  • Carpet and Upholstery deep cleaning
  • Sealing and polishing of floors
  • Gritting the Campuses during bad weather in conjunction with other internal and external teams
  • Emergency clean ups
  • Replacing white goods within the halls of residence


View our Service Level Agreement for Porter Services.