Contract Summary

  • Published Date: 30 September 2020

  • Tender Status: active

  • Tender Opening Date: 30 September 2020

  • Tender Closing Date: 19 October 2020

  • Award Date: n/a

  • Contract Start Date: n/a

  • Contract End Date: n/a

  • Contract is suitable for SMEs: Yes

  • Contract is suitable for VCSEs: No

  • Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU) Contract Type: Services



The Contracting Authority intends to let a Framework Agreement under Regulations 74 to 77 of the Public Contract Regulations 2015 (Light Touch Regime). The Contracting Authority are seeking to contract with a number of home care Providers through an open framework agreement from 1st April 2020 for 5 years with the option to extend for a further 3 years. We currently purchase circa 7,000 hours per week and we need to develop our market to fill outstanding packages of care. We plan to periodically open the procurement for new applicants and/or lots, extending the scope beyond standard home based care/domiciliary care. The Contracting Authority will issue an Invitation to Participate that will contain a Selection Questionnaire and Award Criteria Questions. At a later date the Contracting Authority will issue a specification and pay rates, and then set the date and time for the closure of this Contract Notice.

About the Buyer

Contact name: Harriet Allen

Address: Torbay Hospital, Lowes Bridge

Telephone: +44 1803653365

Fax: n/a


Value of Contract

Price Range: £8,000,000