Shared Private Sector Housing Pilot in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin

Shared Private Sector Housing Pilot in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin

12 month pilot scheme to: – test out ways to increase access to the Private Rented Sector (PRS) for single homeless people affected by the changes in LHA and the extension of the age range for the shared room rate.

SSHPP004 – SHARED HOUSING IN THE PRIVATE RENTED SECTOR (PILOT) – SHROPSHIRE and TELFORD AND WREKIN AREA

Reference number: SSHPP004

Deadline date:25/02/2013

This deadline is for… Close of opportunity to quote

Contract value:£0 – £50,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Shropshire Also Telford & Wrekin

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: Shropshire Council

 

Description of the contract

Shropshire Council, on behalf of the Shropshire and Staffordshire Homelessness Prevention Programme, is responsible for commissioning a 12 month pilot scheme to: – test out ways to increase access to the Private Rented Sector (PRS) for single homeless people affected by the changes in LHA and the extension of the age range for the shared room rate – expand the range of high quality shared accommodation on offer to this group of people – offer a mix of smaller shared homes through to HMOs – develop financially sustainable service models Shropshire Council is therefore inviting organisations to quote for the provision of this pilot scheme which will cover the Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin area specifically incorporating the Shropshire Council and Telford & Wrekin Council administrative areas.

 

Classification of the contract

85311000 Social work services with accommodation

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Lowest price

Estimated length of contract: 12 Months

 

Who to contact

Contact name Procurement

Organisation name Shropshire Council

Address , SY2 6ND

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How to apply

If you are interested in tendering for this opportunity you must request, complete and return tender documents by 12 noon, 25 February 2013. Please contact procurement@shropshire.gov.uk