Published date: 6 January 2020

Closed opportunity - This means that the contract is currently closed. The buying department may be considering suppliers that have already applied, or no suitable offers were made.

Closing: 6 March 2020

Contract summary


  • Health and social work services - 85000000

  • Other community, social and personal services - 98000000

Location of contract

East of England

Value of contract

£7,651,229 to £8,000,000

Procurement reference


Published date

6 January 2020

Closing date

6 March 2020

Contract start date

14 September 2020

Contract end date

14 September 2025

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure (above threshold)

Any interested supplier may submit a tender in response to an opportunity notice.

This procedure can be used for procurements above the relevant contract value threshold.

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The Authority is issuing this Invitation to Tender ("ITT") in connection with the Procurement described in the advertisement placed in the Official Journal of the European Union with reference number 2019/S 135-332421.

The Procurement is being run under the open procedure, which is a formal bidding procedure, under which the contract is advertised and all interested organisations/consortium can bid. This ITT provides further details of the proposal and process for submitting Bids.
This procurement is for the provision of early intervention and prevention services to enable people to be effectively and efficiently discharged from hospital and positively impact DTOCs as well as Admissions Avoidance initiatives and to respond to demand peaks in the health and care system, e.g. winter pressures.

More information


About the buyer

Contact name

Ewa Klimek


Sand Martin House
Fletton Quays, Bittern Way


017333 84646