Residential and Nursing Care Home Beds – Solihull – Flexible Contracting Arrangement

Residential and Nursing Care Home Beds – Solihull – Flexible Contracting Arrangement

This FCA will be with a range of providers and will be used to purchase both individual placements and also to run mini-competitions to award block contracts.

Residential and Nursing Care Home Beds for Older People FCA

Contract summary

 

Industry

    • Health and social work services – 85000000
    • Health services – 85100000
    • Social work and related services – 85300000

Location of contract

B91 3QB

Value of contract

£0

Procurement reference

SOL – 10859

Published date

30 June 2021

Closing date

2 August 2021

Closing time

12pm

Contract start date

1 September 2021

Contract end date

31 August 2026

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure (OJEU)

Contract is suitable for SMEs?

Yes

Contract is suitable for VCSEs?

Yes

 

Description

Solihull MBC are tendering to create a Flexible Contracting Arrangement (FCA) under the Light Touch regime of the PCR 2015 to purchase residential and nursing care home beds for older people. This FCA will be with a range of providers and will be used to purchase both individual placements and also to run mini-competitions to award block contracts.

The FCA will be for 5 years with options to extend for up to 24 months plus 24 months. The Council is not committing to any volumes through the FCA.

The Council may open the FCA as required throughout the life of the arrangement for new tenderers to have the opportunity to obtain a place on the FCA. The Council may release mini competitions to those providers on the FCA to bid for block contracts throughout the life of the arrangement.

This current opportunity includes the initial creation of the FCA and also a range of block contract opportunities with differing contract lengths with a total value of £17.5m.

Delivery of block contracts will be required to be within Solihull Borough

 

More information

 

Links
  • Tender Notice
  • Additional information on how to apply for this contract
Additional text
To download the tender documents and submit a bid please visit the Council’s e-tendering portal at www.csw-jets.co.uk

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

Katherine Procter

Address

Manor Square
Solihull
Solihull
B91 3QB
United Kingdom

Telephone

0121 704 8238

Email

kprocter@solihull.gov.uk