Funeral Services Contract Tyneside

Funeral Services Contract Tyneside

Invitation to Tender for the provision of funeral Services to South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust. Reference number: CON/125/RE9

Deadline date: 07/05/2012

This deadline is for… Receipt of Tender Documents – Potential bidders are advised to ensure they allow sufficient time to respond to the opportunity as bids received after the deadline will be rejected.

Contract value: £50,000 – £100,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: North EastServices required will primarily be in South Tyneside…

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? No

Name of the buying organisation: South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust


Description of the contract

Offers are invited for the provision of Funeral services to The following locations within South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust. • South Tyneside District Hospital, South Shields • Palmer Hospital, Jarrow • Primrose Hill Hospital, Jarrow The Contractor will be required to carry out basic cremations and burials as instructed by the Trust. Full details are included within the attached Invitation to Tender.


Classification of the contract

98370000 Funeral and related services


Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract: 48 Months


Who to contact

Contact name Drew Frame

Address South Tyneside District Hospital, , Harton Lane, , South Shields, , Tyne and Wear, , NE34 0PL

Telephone 0191 203 2947

Extension number:



Web address


How to apply

Please download the attached Invitation to Tender document and ensure it is submitted in hard copy (three copies required) by no later than the closing date specified in the document. Please contact me (preferably by email) with any questions or queries. Kind Regards Drew Frame Project Assistant – Contracts Team Supplies Department South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust Tel: 0191 203 2947 email: