Published date: 1 September 2021

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: 22 October 2021, 3pm

Contract summary


  • Repair and maintenance services of medical equipment - 50421000

Location of contract

Any region

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

1 September 2021

Closing date

22 October 2021

Closing time


Contract start date

1 October 2022

Contract end date

30 September 2028

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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Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



NHS Supply Chain seeks to establish a non-exclusive Framework Agreement, for supply of the Services outlined below, to the NHS Supply Chain customer base. This shall include, but not limited to:
Beds, Furniture and Pressure Area Care; Patient Bathing, Handling and Transport; Temperature Control; Patient Assessment, Monitoring and Life-Support; Microscopes; Dental Equipment Maintenance; Endoscopy; Ophthalmology; Lasers; Renal and Urodynamics; Tier 1 Imaging and Treatment Systems; Tier 2 Imaging and Treatment Systems; General Theatre, Orthopaedics and Physical Therapy; Decontamination; Laboratory, Pathology and Analysis Equipment; Radiotherapy Equipment and Treatment Systems and Robotics Surgical Systems.
This will be principally via the Direct Route of Supply. However, NHS Supply Chain may use any of the Non-direct Routes of Supply described in the Framework Agreement to purchase Goods and Services.

NHS Supply Chain intends to launch a national Framework Agreement for the Supply of Maintenance, Repair & Calibration of Medical Equipment.

This Framework Agreement will also include the option to Supply service(s) used in a research setting upon customer request. The minimum requirements set out within Appendix 3 Framework Agreement Specification will be applicable. Due to the bespoke nature of the research service(s) the customer will set any additional requirements per request.

More information


About the buyer

Contact name

Natalie McBride


c/o Skipton House, 80 London Road