Open opportunity – This means that the contract is currently unfulfilled but active, and the buying department is looking for potential suppliers to contact them with bid applications.

Contract summary


  • Transport services (excl. Waste transport) – 60000000
  • Administration, defence and social security services – 75000000
  • Business services: law, marketing, consulting, recruitment, printing and security – 79000000

Location of contract

United Kingdom

Value of contract


Published date

26 May 2020

Closing date

16 June 2020

Contract start date

30 June 2020

Contract end date

06 November 2024

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?




Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust (as host of the NHS London Procurement Partnership) is seeking to establish a dynamic purchasing system (DPS) for the provision of non-emergency transport and other transport services.The purpose of this DPS will be to provide the public sector with a mechanism to procure non-emergency transport and other transport services. The DPS will be split into several service categories and regions in the UK. The categories covered under the DPS at this stage includes, but is not limited to the following:
Category 1: Booking and Eligibility Assessment Services;
Category 2: Core Patient Transport Services;
Category 3: Mental Health and Secure Transport Services;
Category 4: High Dependency Transport Services.
Category 5: Taxi and Passenger Transport Services.
Additional categories may be added at a future date.
In the initial stage, all suppliers who meet the selection criteria will be admitted to the DPS with no limit on the number of suppliers per category. Individual contracts are awarded during the second stage where contracting authorities will invite all suppliers on the DPS for the category and location required, to bid for a specific contract. Bidders should refer to 2020/S 098-236226 for full details.


About the buyer

Contact name

Ashwaq Fraser


Great Maze Pond
United Kingdom


+44 2071887188



Other information


To register interest and apply

Bidders should refer to 2020/S 098-236226 for full details.


How to apply

Please apply directly to the buyer using the contact details provided, or follow the instructions given in the notice description or information section.