Published date: 01 May 2020

Open opportunity – This means that the contract is currently unfulfilled but active, and the buying department is looking for potential suppliers to contact them with bid applications.

Contract summary


  • Health and social work services – 85000000

Location of contract

East of England

Value of contract


Published date

01 May 2020

Closing date

31 July 2020

Contract start date

01 August 2020

Contract end date

31 October 2027

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?




Cambridgeshire County Council and Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) are tendered for home care and community support services for: – All residents of Cambridgeshire who are identified as having eligible social care needs, and; – All residents of Cambridgeshire and Royston in Hertfordshire where individuals are registered with a Cambridgeshire GP, and are eligible for NHS fully funded Continuing Health Care (CHC) and Joint Funded Health Care from Cambridgeshire and Peterborough CCG. The Commissioners have set up a ‘pseudo-Dynamic Purchasing System’ (DPS) under the ‘Light Touch’ provisions of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015. This means that all Potential Providers that meet the minimum requirements of this ITT will be accepted on to the DPS. The DPS will then re-open every three months (or at other intervals at the Commissioners’ discretion) for new providers to apply or previously unsuccessful providers to re-apply. The Commissioners will call off the DPS in accordance with the procedures set out in the ITT and Contract documentation.


About the buyer

Contact name

LGSS Procurement


Shire Hall
Castle Hill



How to apply

Please apply directly to the buyer using the contact details provided, or follow the instructions given in the notice description or information section.