Language Support Services Tender – Northamptonshire

Language Support Services Tender – Northamptonshire

4 Lots. Lot 1 – Telephone and Video Remote Interpretation Services.

Northamptonshire Children’s Trust Language Support Services

Contract summary



  • Translation services – 79530000
  • Interpretation services – 79540000

Location of contract


Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

1 July 2021

Closing date

2 August 2021

Closing time


Contract start date

1 October 2021

Contract end date

30 September 2025

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure (OJEU)

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?




Northamptonshire Children’s Trust wishes to invite Tender Responses for the supply of Language Support Services.
The objectives of this Framework Agreement is to have a range of Providers that are able to provide high quality Language Support Services to the Trust’s clients – both the children and young people the Trust is supporting and their wider family network who may also require the service. The service specification describes a requirement to establish a framework agreement with several Service Providers to supply Language Support Services to clients who speak, communicate or read languages other than English, or who need to communicate in English in non-standard ways e.g. via audio media, either individually or in groups.
The Children’s Trust is setting up a Framework Agreement for 4 years for the provision of Language Support Services.

The Services sought under this framework agreement will be split into the following four lots:

Lot 1 – Telephone and Video Remote Interpretation Services
Lot 2 – Face to Face Interpretation Services
Lot 3 – Translation Services (including hard copy and electronic translation services)
Lot 4 – Sensory Impairment Interpretation and Translation

The Contract has an estimated annual budget of £300,000 (exclusive of VAT) for the delivery of the requirement as set out in the Specification.


More information


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Please visit the North Northamptonshire Council e-Procurement Portal to register your interest in this opportunity and to access the documentation.

Is a Recurrent Procurement Type? : No


How to apply


Follow the instructions given in the description or the more information section.


About the buyer


Contact name

North Northamptonshire Council Procurement Team


Angel Street
United Kingdom


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