Forensic Services Staffordshire Police Authority
To provide a responsive, demand driven healthcare service to detainees, voluntary attendees and where applicable police officers, police staff and contracted persons injured in the course of performing their duty in regard to the detainee, and to victims, primarily of rape or serious sexual assault.
Staffordshire Police Authority
UK-Stafford: health and social work services
Section I: Contracting authority
Staffordshire Police Authority
Contact point(s): Samantha Willetts, Head of Procurement
For the attention of: Samantha Willetts
ST18 0YY Stafford
Telephone: +44 1785232224
Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: The above mentioned contact point(s)
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: yes
West Midlands Police Authority
Police Headquarters, Lloyd House, Colmore Circus Queensway
B4 6NQ Birmingham
Section II: Object of the contract
Service category No 25: Health and social services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: The majority of the delivery locations will be in dedicated custody suites or sexual assault referral centres however this may further include any Authority or NHS location or other locations such as scenes of sudden death.
NUTS code UKG,UKG24,UKG23,UKG21,UKG3
85000000, 85100000, 85120000, 85121000
Range: between 21 000 000,00 and 23 000 000,00 GBP
Description of these options: Inital contract for 36 months (3 years). Option at the sole descretion of the Authority (or novated party such as the Police & Crime Commissioner or NHS) for two periods of up to 12 months each.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Description of particular conditions: Details of the conditions will be set out in the contract documents.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required: Details of the standards will be set out in the contract documents.
Shall be in accordance with Article 48 of the Directives 2004/18/EC and United Kingdom Regulation 25 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2006.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required:
Details of the standards will be set out in the contract documents.
Section IV: Procedure
In accordance with Staffordshire Police Authority Contract Standing Orders.
Section VI: Complementary information
In addition subject to continued Ministerial approval, the legal change mandating the NHS to take over the commissioning of police custody and sexual assault healthcare is likely to occur on or soon after April 2015 and a further novation to the NHS may result.
It is the opinion of the Authorities that TUPE regulations do apply to the current contractors healthcare provision for the West Midlands Police Authority.
High Court of England and Wales
Royal Courts of Justice Strand
WC2A 2LL London
Telephone: +44 2079477882
Internet address: http://www.justice.gov.uk
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:18.6.2012