Your local, reliable & quality winter gritting service.

Our gritting and snow removal services make sure that your site, employees & customers remain safe throughout the winter.

We have many years' experience working in winter maintenance

During this time we have built a number of highly successful relationships with Local Businesses, Health Care Providers, Property Management Companies, and Industrial & Retail Parks.

Our professional gritting company undertakes winter gritting and snow removal services for customers throughout the North East of England at prices that are competitive.

As a commercial gritting service we have all the necessary equipment, including snow ploughs and gritters, to ensure the clearance work is of the highest quality. We are your reliable gritting contractors.

About us

Winter Gritting & Snow Clearance Services for the North East, England.

Car park Gritting

Winter Maintenance Solutions

For our gritting contractors the safety of your site during the winter seasons is our top priority. With our extensive winter maintenance solutions to help keep your commercial property safe and accessible.

Car Park Gritting North East Gritters

What our clients say about us


Very prompt service, daily weather updates

From day 1 this company has been very punctual with delivering a gritting service to our business centre. Daily weather updates, with the option to add a gritting service for that day is great and not a pushy company. Definitely recommend.

Carpark gritting
DPD Site Gritting Snow Clearance North East

Full package service... from weather monitoring to site attendance

Since North East Gritters took over the site gritting I have had no complaints regarding slippery paths or roads. Every time we have a risk North East Gritters have attended site automatically and ensured we have a safe workplace in the morning.


The service provided has always been friendly & reliable

North East Gritters have looked after the gritting of our premises for 3 seasons now. They provide an excellent, friendly & reliable service.

Office Car Park Gritting

Frequently Asked Questions

A winter maintenance contract with North East Gritters ensures your property remains safe and functional during the colder months. It includes responsive gritting, GPS-tracked vehicles, and an online portal with all your data. We keep your grounds gritted, with snow clearance available upon request.

Gritting is crucial for ensuring safety and accessibility in icy and snowy conditions. It helps to prevent accidents, maintain access to properties, and allow daily activities to continue smoothly during winter weather.

We grit in the evening as it is typically more convenient for our clients. Evening gritting, based on the weather forecast, ensures that the ground is prepared for staff arrival the next day.

Our services cover the North East of England, areas such as Newcastle Upon Tyne, Sunderland, Durham, Middlesbrough, Stockton-on-Tees, Darlington, Stokesley, Northallerton, Thirsk, York and indeed all areas of Tyne & Wear, Teesside, County Durham and North Yorkshire.

If you need our services in a different area, please contact us. We will explore the possibility of accommodating your request or provide alternative solutions.

Here’s an overview of the sectors we cover:

  • Office Business Parks
  • Car Parks
  • Retail Parks
  • Industrial Parks
  • Healthcare
  • Logistics Centers
  • Schools and Education
  • Food & Hospitality
  • Sports and Leisure
  • Construction
  • Railways
  • Bus Parks
  • Historical Properties and Sites

After gritting is completed, we will send you a Service Completion Report. This report provides assurance that your site is safe and fully prepared for any icy weather conditions.

North East Gritters use weather forecasts and real-time monitoring to determine the best timing for gritting operations. We receive a daily 24-hour forecast from our weather provider, which helps us decide which sites require service for that night. Sites are activated for gritting when the Road Surface Temperature (RST) is forecasted to be 0°C or below.

North East Gritters will collaborate with you to create and agree on a gritting plan. Using our professional mapping software, we will identify all areas that require service, including access roads and pathways.

Yes, North East Gritters provides comprehensive insurance coverage. While no gritting company can completely remove liability from site owners, we can offer substantial protection. North East Gritters ensures all necessary insurances and fully auditable processes and procedures are in place to safeguard against liability.

If you require gritting services for your site, you can email us or call us on 0191 300 2426. We can assess your needs and provide a tailored plan to suit you.

Our Values

Benefits of Choosing North East Gritters.

Responsive and Reliable

Responsive & Reliable

Our gritting teams are available 24/7 to respond to any emergency gritting service needs, ensuring your premises are always safe and accessible throughout the winter.

Cost-Effective Solutions

Cost-Effective Gritting

As a local business, we offer competitive pricing for our gritting services without compromising quality - regardless of the size of your site.

Peace of Mind

Peace of Mind

We provide peace of mind by fully documenting all visits. We handle everything to keep your site safe in winter, so you can focus on your core business.

Access to fully documented visits via our app.

In a time when legal challenges are easily made, it's crucial to minimise risks to your staff, visitors, and customers as mandated by the HSE 1992 Act and the HSE 2005 Act on Preventing Slips & Trips at Work.

Our custom Gritting App thoroughly documents each visit with details and photos for the safety and records of our clients.

Gritting App

Winter Safety Accredited Gritting & Snow Clearance.

  • Safe Contractor Approved
  • £10m Public Liability Insurance
  • £10m Employers Liability Insurance
  • Annual Maintenance Schedules
  • Uniformed Staff
  • All Staff DBS Checked
  • Health & Safety Accreditations
North East Gritters is Safe Contractor Approved