West Midlands Regional Fostering Framework

West Midlands Regional Fostering Framework

Herefordshire Council are participants in the below regional framework and we intend to supersede our current fostering framework with the regional one at some point in 2016/17 financial year.

Herefordshire Council
West Midlands Regional Fostering Framework
Herefordshire Council are participants in the below regional framework and we intend to supersede our current fostering framework with the regional one at some point in 2016/17 financial year. If you are a new provider or a current provider with us please follow the link below to register for this new opportunity.

WEST MIDLANDS REGIONAL FOSTER CARE FRAMEWORK

Birmingham City Council invites you to tender for a framework contract for the provision of foster care services by independent fostering agencies.

This will be on a framework contract with Birmingham City Council, with the ability for the following local Authorities to be able to call off from the framework: Coventry City Council, Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council, Herefordshire Council, Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council, Shropshire County Council, Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council, Staffordshire County Council, Stoke-On-Trent City Council, Borough of Telford & Wrekin , Walsall Council, Warwickshire County Council, Wolverhampton City Council and Worcestershire County Council.
The framework will commence on 4th April 2016 for a period of two years with an option to extend further for up to two years.

Based on current data sourced from the above named local authorities, it is anticipated that the activity under this proposed framework will be:
• Around 1700 new placements each year
• Circa £110 million pound spend each year

BCC will be using its e-tendering system (In-tend) for the administration of this procurement process and providers must register with the system to be able to express an interest.

The web address is https://in-tendhost.co.uk/birminghamcc

It is anticipated that documents will be available on Intend on Monday 12th October but you are encouraged to register in advance to avoid any delays.

Registration and use of In-tend is free. All correspondence for this procurement process must be via the In-tend correspondence function. If you are unable to register with In-tend please call either Manjit Samrai on 0121 303 0349 or email us at cps@birmingham.gov.uk or call 0121 464 8000.

Tenders and associated documents are to be submitted to no later than noon on Thursday 12th November 2015.

Enquiries can be made via the In-tend portal and also to Louise Knowles 0121 675 8314.

Contact:
Mr Mark Cage
Email Address:
Mark.Cage@herefordshire.gov.uk
Telephone:
01432 383605
Address:
Council Offices
Plough Lane
Hereford
Herefordshire
HR4 0LE
United Kingdom
Key Dates
12/10/2015
12/11/2015
14/10/2015 00:00
12/11/2015 12:00
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