Courier Service Contract – Swindon

The Great Western Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is looking for a courier provider.

Contract summary


  • Post and courier services – 64100000

Location of contract


Value of contract


Published date

20 June 2018

Closing date

20 July 2018

Contract start date

01 August 2018

Contract end date

31 August 2021

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?




The Great Western Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is looking for a courier provider for all of the transports for the below
– Mail (case notes, x-rays, CT scan films, medical records);
– Pathology Specimens;
– Medical equipment;
– Goods from pharmacy;
– Liquefied gases;
– Laundry bags;
– Insulated;
– Food boxes.
These items may require physical or mechanical assistance in completing the delivery. The Contractor must conform to the requirements of the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 in this respect.

Any item required to be delivered to a named individual or delivery point must be left with the individual or at the delivery point. If, for any reason, a delivery cannot be affected, all the associated paperwork or goods must be returned to the originator on the same day.

The list is only indicative of the types of items that need transportation and may be subject to variation or change.
The Trust is hoping to work collaboratively with the chosen supplier and achieve cost savings

The tender opportunity can be accessed via the online Bravo collaborative procurement tool, using the following link


About the buyer

Contact name

Shak Miah


Commonhead Offices
Swindon, Marlborough Road



Other information


Tender will be posted on


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.