Supply of Pre-Paid Payment Card Accounts

Supply of Pre-Paid Payment Card Accounts

Nottingham City Council (NCC) wishes to invite tenders for the supply of pre-paid payment card accounts, (accompanied by an online user portal, and a telephone helpline) which enables citizens where practicable to self-manage their payments.

REFERENCE CPU 1350

Direct Payment Accounts for Citizens CPU1350
Awarding body Nottingham City Council

EST. START DATE: 01/04/2015
EST. END DATE: 31/03/2017

Description

Nottingham City Council (NCC) wishes to invite tenders for the supply of pre-paid payment card accounts, (accompanied by an online user portal, and a telephone helpline) which enables citizens where practicable to self-manage their payments. This will be for a variety of functions, including but not limited to:
• Direct payments
• Personal and health budgets
• Emergency and crisis payments
• Court of protection payments
• Citizens with no access to ‘high street’ bank accounts
• Citizens who have no recourse to public funds
• Parents accessing Special Educational Need service provision funds
• Fostering services
• Staff expenses and payments
The Provider must offer the account holder an experience which is the same as a standard UK bank account, both for card/account usage, including user support such as telephone and online facilities,. It will, however, not include the use of cheques or overdraft facilities.

Additional information

Contract Type One off
Procurement Process Open Tender
Option to extend Option to extend for 2 years at the Councils sole discretion.
Estimated ValueTEXT DESCRIPTION
Category Financial Services,
CPV codes 66000000,
Suitable for SME YES

DOCUMENT AVAILABLE UNTIL

11 February 2015

about 1 month

SUBMISSION RETURN BY

12 February 2015

about 1 month

EXTEND CONTRACT OPTIONS:

Option to extend for 2 years at the Councils sole discretion.

CONTACT DETAILS

Nottingham City Council
Claire Francis
www.eastmidstenders.org

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