Funeral Arrangement Services Nottinghamshire

REFERENCE BDC/SLW/JP/EH002/2012

Funeral Arrangement Services Nottinghamshire

Bassetlaw District Council requires the supply of funeral services by the Supplier for instances when the Council is required to arrange a basic funeral for persons who have no relatives or whose relatives are unable or unwilling to do so.
Awarding body Bassetlaw District Council

Est. Start Date: 01/08/2012
Est. End Date: 31/07/2014

Description

Bassetlaw District Council requires the supply of funeral services by the Supplier for instances when the Council is required to arrange a basic funeral for persons who have no relatives or whose relatives are unable or unwilling to do so.

The Council has access to rotational plots at Retford Road Cemetery, Worksop, for the purpose of burials under this contract. Wherever possible the crematoriums used should be located as near to the Bassetlaw area as practicable.

The Supplier will be required to demonstrate an ability to provide the following services as and when required by Bassetlaw District Council:-

• Removal and preparation of the deceased
• Arranging cremation or burial, in accordance with any religious requirements of the deceased that may be notified to either Bassetlaw District Council or the Supplier
• Provision of a suitable coffin for cremation or burial (cost and options to be provided in the price schedule section 3).
• Transportation of the deceased to the crematorium or cemetery
• Arranging a service if required, with an appropriate Officiant
• Arranging disposal of ashes when required.
• Provision of a simple and small floral arrangement.

It is anticipated that the contract will be for an initial period of 2 years with an option to extend of 2 separate 12 month periods subject to satisfactory service provision.

Full specification documents and instructions for return documents can be obtained from :- sandy.williams@bassetlaw.gov.uk

 

Additional information

Contract Type One off
Procurement Process Quotation
Option to extend Possible 2 x 12 periods
Estimated ValueText Description £22,000
Category Care Services,
CPV codes 98000000,
Suitable for SME YES

Document Available Until

9 July 2012

20 days

Submission Return By

13 July 2012

24 days

extend contract options:

Possible 2 x 12 periods

Contact Details

Bassetlaw District Council
Sandy Williams
Tel 01909 533449

This contract is being managed by Bassetlaw District Council . To request documentation contact sandy.williams@bassetlaw.gov.uk