Published date: 10 January 2024

Awarded contract - This means that the contract has been awarded to a supplier.

Closing: 25 August 2023, 10am

Contract summary


  • Health and social work services - 85000000

Location of contract

North West

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

10 January 2024

Closing date

25 August 2023

Closing time


Contract start date

1 April 2024

Contract end date

31 March 2032

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.

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



Lancashire County Council (LCC) wishes to procure a 0-19 years (up to 25 years with SEND) Public Health Nursing Service. The 0 to 19 (up to 25 years with SEND) Public Health Nursing Service in Lancashire is essentially the universal Health Visiting and School Nursing offer. Health visitors support families from the antenatal period up to school entry. The service is delivered in a range of settings including families' own homes, local community or primary care settings. School nurses offer year-round support for children and young people both in and out of school settings. The service delivers the national Healthy Child Programme requirement - core statutory / mandated functions.
Tenderers Briefing - See (Invitation to Tender) ITT section 3.2
The Authority is offering a briefing for Tenderers as detailed in the Timetable within the ITT. All Tenderers are recommended to attend.
The dates are subject to change at the Authority's sole discretion, please see the Invitation to Tender document for further information.

Maximum value for Year 1: up to £23,800,000
Following Year 1 the maximum annual value based on an expected uplift mirroring annual uplift of Public Health Grant (estimated at 2% per annum): up to £27,339,000 by Year 8.
Maximum value over 8 years: up to £204,275,000
Contract term - Initial period of five years with a right to extend the contract for up to 36-months beyond the initial term by any number of defined periods as long as the total contract term does not exceed eight years
We advise interested tenderers to register and familiarise themselves with the etendering system used, Oracle Fusion.
For system support and advice on bids and tenders, contact the LCC Procurement team - 01772 534966

More information

Previous notice about this procurement

0-19 years (up to 25 years with SEND) Public Health Nursing Service

  • Opportunity
  • Published 26 June 2023, last edited 10 August 2023

Award information

Awarded date

12 December 2023

Contract start date

1 April 2024

Contract end date

31 March 2032

Total value of contract


This contract was awarded to 1 supplier.

Wirral Community Health and Care NHS Foundation Trust


St Catherine's Health Centre, Derby Road, Birkenhead, CH42 0LQ


No reference - other

Value of contract


Supplier is SME?


Supplier is VCSE?


About the buyer

Contact name

Katie Seed


County Hall


01772 534966