Public opinion survey on illicit tobacco in the North East
The supplier must be able to: – Provide a meaningful benchmark against the 2009 and 2011 North East surveys and provide a trend analysis in the data – Provide statistically significant data down to each of the 12 local authority areas – Reflect the demographic make-up and smoking levels in the region.
Reference number: SP543
This deadline is for… Expressions of interest
Contract value:£0 – £100,000
Location where the contract is to be carried out: North East
Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes
Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? Yes
Name of the buying organisation: County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust
Description of the contract
Fresh is the North East of England’s tobacco control programme working towards a shared vision of making smoking history through denormalising the use of tobacco. As part of the comprehensive programme, a key strand of activity focuses on reducing the demand for and the supply of illegal tobacco across the region. Fresh has led a dedicated programme to tackle the illegal tobacco trade since 2007 and has previously commissioned two major public opinion surveys in 2009 and 2011 to track the opinions, attitudes and knowledge of illicit tobacco and to assess the extent of the illicit tobacco market. Fresh would now like to track this further through a public opinion survey. The supplier must be able to: – Provide a meaningful benchmark against the 2009 and 2011 North East surveys and provide a trend analysis in the data – Provide statistically significant data down to each of the 12 local authority areas – Reflect the demographic make-up and smoking levels in the region – Include the views of people who admit to smoking illicit tobacco now or in the past. The anticipated length of the contract is 3 months. Please express your interest by clicking on the following link http://events.transaxions.com/service.aspx?event=6405 Expressions of interest close noon 19th November 2012.
Classification of the contract
73110000 Research services
85140000 Miscellaneous health services
79315000 Social research services
Contract type: Services – Unspecified
Is it a framework agreement? No
Is this contract related to a programme of funding? Yes : Funding has been provided by the Strategic Health Authority.
Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents
Estimated length of contract: 02/01/2013 – 01/04/2013
Who to contact
Contact name Amanda Reed
Organisation name County Durham & Darlington NHS Foundation Trust
Address Bede House, Belmont Business Park, Durham, County Durham, DH1 1TW