Published date: 13 June 2018

Open opportunity - This means that the contract is currently active, and the buying department is looking for potential suppliers to fulfil the contract.

Closing: 13 May 2022

Contract summary


  • Orthodontic services - 85131100

Location of contract

North East, Yorkshire and the Humber, North West, East of England

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

13 June 2018

Closing date

13 May 2022

Contract start date

14 May 2022

Contract end date

31 December 2029

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Restricted procedure (OJEU)

A two-stage procedure, where the first stage is used to select suppliers, who are then invited to bid in the second stage.

OJEU (Official Journal of the European Union) procedures are valued above a certain financial threshold.

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



North of England Commissioning Support (NECS) is a commissioning support service hosted by NHS England and is managing this procurement process for and on behalf of NHS England North. NHS England are accountable for the provision of orthodontic services and are proposing to commission a Pseudo Dynamic Purchasing System (PDPS) in order to procure future orthodontic services across the North ofEngland which will be phased in from August 2018.The PDPS seeks to establish 5 lots through which providers will be invited to tender for future contracts. Lots will be spread across the following geographical areas; Yorkshire & the Humber, Cumbria & North East, Cheshire & Merseyside, Lancashire & South Cumbria and Greater Manchester and contracts available within these areas will be confirmed at Stage 2 - Call for Competition.

More information


How to apply

Follow the instructions given in the description or the more information section.

About the buyer


Quarry House


+44 1642745000


Closing: 13 May 2022