Invitation to Tender – School Immunisations

Invitation to Tender – School Immunisations

Invitation to Tender for School Based Immunisations for Middlesbrough and Redcar and Cleveland.


Contract summary


Other Services

Location of contract

North East

Value of contract (£)

£0 – £86,420

Published date

04 August 2015

Closing date

11 August 2015

Contract start date

28 September 2015

Contract end date

27 September 2016


North of England Commissioning Support (NECS) on behalf of NHS England Cumbria and North East wish to undertake procurement for the provision of School Based Immunisations for Middlesbrough and Redcar and Cleveland localities. The basic principles of the open procurement route will be forwarded for this procurement to test the capacity, capability and technical competence of Tenderers in accordance with Part B regime of The Public Contracts Regulations 2006 (as amended). Regulation 120 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 provides for a temporary exemption for NHS healthcare procurements before 18th April 2016. “Under the Public Services (Social Value) Act 2012 the Contracting Authority must consider: (a) how what is proposed to be procured might improve the economic, social and environmental well-being of the area where it exercises its functions, and (b) how, in conducting the process of procurement, it might act with a view to securing that improvement Accordingly, the subject matter of the contract has been scoped to take into account the priorities of the Contracting Authority relating to economic, social and environmental well-being”. NECS is utilising an electronic tendering system to manage this procurement and communicate with potential providers. Accordingly, there will be no hard copy documents issued to potential providers and all communications with NECS, including your tender submission, will be conducted via the portal hosted by (In-Tend), the managed service provider for the NECS electronic tendering system. Express Interest: To express an interest in tendering for this service, please register on the electronic tendering portal, which can be found at Once registered, you will be able to view details of the tender opportunity by selecting the “Tenders” tab, and then selecting “Current”, scroll down through the tender lists until you come to “School Based Immunisations”. To view further information on this specific tender opportunity, click the button marked “View Details”. From this area, you will be able to express your interest in this tender opportunity by selecting the button marked “Express Interest”. Please note that it is free to register on the portal, which can be accessed at any time of day as long as you have a working internet connection. If you require further assistance, a help guide can be found on the portal by clicking on the tab marked “Guidance for Suppliers”. Alternatively, (should potential providers have any queries) a dedicated helpdesk is available and can be contacted on 0844 2728810 Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm or email: PLEASE NOTE: The closing date for receipt of tenders is 12 noon on Tuesday 11th August 2015

About the buyer

Contact name

School Based Immunisations for Middlesbrough and Redcar and Cleveland


Teesdale House, Wespoint Road



TS17 6BL



Other information

How to apply

Please apply directly to the buyer using the contact details provided.