Published date: 18 October 2018

Last edited date: 24 June 2020

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

Closing: 27 June 2028

Contract summary


  • Health and social work services - 85000000

Location of contract

North West

Value of contract


Procurement reference

KH/ACS/LCC/17/576. (Updated June 2020)

Published date

18 October 2018

Closing date

27 June 2028

Contract start date

29 June 2028

Contract end date

30 June 2028

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure (OJEU)

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

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

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The Authority is inviting suitably experience Service Providers to apply for their Day Time Support service(s) to be included on the Authority's Provider List of Day Time Support Services for Older People and People with Dementia. The List has been open from 1st July 2018 and will remain open for a maximum of 10 years (unless terminated early).

To gain a place on the Provider List, Service Provider will need to satisfy the selection requirements, have no grounds for exclusion and confirm they meet and will maintain the Minimum Quality Standards throughout the period of validity to be added to the Provider List.

The Provider List does not provide any guarantee of business to any individual Service Provider. Now the Provider List has commenced, any Service User can access the Provider List and choose which daytime support they wish to attend from the Authority's website. Referrals can be made directly by the Service User, family and carers or via a social worker and the Authority's Care Navigation Service.

An engagement event focusing on the future of older people's daytime support took place o 12th June 2017

The Provider List is be open for 10 years and Service Providers are invited to submit an application at anytime from 1st June 2018 using RFQ number 15199149. Please see link below to access the tender documents, where you will also see timescales for evaluation.

More information


Additional text

Please note the this contract begins on the 1st July 2018 and is open for applications until the 30th June 2028, you can apply to be on this provider list at any point during this time.

How to apply

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

About the buyer

Contact name

Jackie Riley or Kirsty Harrison


2nd Floor, Christ Church Precinct, County Hall


01772 531282


Closing: 27 June 2028