Published date: 30 April 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: 26 February 2038

Contract summary


  • Health and social work services - 85000000

Location of contract

West Midlands

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

30 April 2018

Closing date

26 February 2038

Contract start date

27 February 2038

Contract end date

28 February 2038

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Restricted procedure

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

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



Herefordshire Council aims to secure quality, consistency and sustainability of supported living services
throughout the County. This procurement offers the opportunity for organisations to work in partnership
with Herefordshire Council to provide enabling, high quality supported living services that improve people's
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independence, health and wellbeing. The Council is keen to maximise the impact of available resources anddevelop the local support market by establishing positive long-term relationships with service providers.
The tender will be let under "Light Touch" arrangements under the EU Procurement Directives and implementedin English Law in the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 (PCR 2015). This contract is currently in progress and operates in a similar way to a DPS in that it remains open to new applicants to join at any time throughout the contract period . If you are interested in applying to join this approved list you can access the opportunity, view the documentation and make an application by going to . Register or log in on the website and search for the opportunity under "Herefordshire Council".

How to apply

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

About the buyer

Contact name

Mark Cage


Council Offices
Plough Lane
United Kingdom


+44 1432383605


Closing: 26 February 2038