Reading Borough Council Extra Care and Support Contract 2022

Reading Borough Council Extra Care and Support Contract 2022

Reading Borough Council are completing a Open ITT exercise for the provision of Extra Care and Support.

Extra Care and Support Contract 2022

Contract summary



  • Social work services – 85310000

Location of contract


Value of contract


Procurement reference

IT-278-1129-RBC P 00001129

Published date

7 December 2021

Closing date

11 January 2022

Closing time


Contract start date

1 June 2022

Contract end date

31 May 2025

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure (OJEU)

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?





Reading Borough Council are completing a Open ITT exercise for the provision of Extra Care and Support.

This procurement contains 2 lots relevant to different schemes (as specified in the tender documentation). Tenderers may bid for one or both lots, but will only be awarded one contract relevant to one lot. Both lots are of similar estimated contract value.

Suppliers that would like to take part in this process are invited to ‘Express Interest’ upon which they will be given access to the full documentation delivered through this portal. Documents can be accessed from the ‘My Tenders’ area of this website by selecting the ‘View Details’ button for the project.

Expressions of interest will only be accepted until 11th January 2022 at 1pm.

Any questions relating to this opportunity should be made via the correspondence link on this portal.


More information


Additional text
Organisations interested in expressing an interest in this procurement should download the procurement documents which are available on the Council`s e-tendering system at: and complete as instructed.

The Portal is free of charge – to register please follow the supplier registration guidance which is available on the Portal. Contractors wishing to be considered for this tendering opportunity must complete the tender documents and return them electronically via the Council`s e-tendering portal.

Please note: you must register your interest via the Council`s e-tendering portal if you intend to submit a tender. Interested parties must log onto the Council`s e-tendering portal at:, to express an interest and download the procurement documents. All communications regarding this procurement exercise will be conducted through the Council`s e-tendering portal including requests for clarifications or general enquiries. The procurement documents will be available for download up until the closing time and date for tender submissions, it is the organisation`s responsibility to ensure that they download the documents in ample time to ensure that they can be completed and returned electronically, along with supporting documents, prior to the closing time and date stipulated. Before completing the tender, potential providers/suppliers should ensure that the e-mail address that has been used to register their organisation will be checked regularly as the Council`s e-tendering system will generate automatic notifications to this e-mail address when there are updates, changes or messages sent relating to the project. Potential bidders should also check that their organisation`s details are correct and kept up to date.

Technical questions and assistance regarding the use and operation of the Portal should be addressed to the In-Tend Help Desk – e-mail:, telephone number +44 8442728810.

Is a Recurrent Procurement Type? : Yes


How to apply


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


About the buyer


Contact name

Lizzie Angove


Bridge Street


0118 9374772