Care at Home Framework 2 – Cheshire West and Chester Borough Council
A Framework for care at home services in addition to the one concluded in July 2020.
United Kingdom-Ellesmere Port: Health and social work services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Town: Ellesmere Port
NUTS code: UKD6 Cheshire
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Kevin Cliffe
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Care at Home Framework 2
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
A framework for care at home services in addition to the one concluded in July 2020.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
The Council is looking for experienced, effective and dynamic prime providers to join its second framework across our nine care communities.
The Council is creating a second flexible framework supplementing the one established in July 2020 which will deliver a minority of services. Prime providers will deliver the majority of services.
The framework may also act as an incubator for possible prime providers who could be promoted to 1 or more care communities throughout the lifetime of the framework.
Cheshire CCG may be able to use the framework at a later date depending on the development of integrated working arrangements with the Council and health partners.
The Council is operating this procurement under the light touch regime for social and other specific services, asset out in the PCR 2015, at Section 7 (Regulations 74 to 77) and Schedule 3. The Council intends to exercise the full flexibility granted therein to operate the tender and any resulting framework.
Value of the flexible framework 2 may be c GBP 8 000 000.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
The framework is expected to start mid November 2020 and run until 30 June 2025 with a possible twelve months extension period.
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
Framework 2 is to be coterminous with the one established July 2020 and the Prime Provider contracts also established July 2020. A flexible arrangement is necessary to provide robust, provider-informed and safe care to the residents of the Borough
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Via tendering portal The Chest.
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
Depends if extension option is taken up.
Postal address: The Strand
Postal code: WC2A 2LL
Country: United Kingdom
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: