Non-Emergency Patient Transport Services (NEPTS) for NHS Derby & Derbyshire ICB
NHS Derby & Derbyshire Integrated Care Board
Published date: 24 November 2023
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Contract summary
• Health services – 85100000
Location of contract
East Midlands
Value of contract
Procurement reference
Published date
24 November 2023
Closing date
5 January 2024
Closing time
Contract start date
1 April 2025
Contract end date
31 March 2030
Contract type
Service contract
Procedure type
Contract is suitable for SMEs?
Contract is suitable for VCSEs?

NHS Derby & Derbyshire Integrated Care Board are seeking to commission Non-Emergency Patient Transport Services (NEPTS). NHS Arden and Greater East Midlands CSU (AGCSU) is acting as an agent for and on behalf of the Commissioner and is supporting the procurement process. The service is a Schedule 3 Service and is being procured under the Light Touch Regime (LTR) of the Public Contract Regulations 2015. The process is a One Stage process.

The contract will commence 01st April 2025 and be 3 years with the Commissioner having the option to extend the Contract for up to a further 2 years. It is important to note that this procurement includes an affordability threshold. No bids over £11,851,000 per annum will be accepted. Any bids exceeding £11,851,000 per annum will be disqualified from the process.

Full details of the service can be found and are included as part of the documentation within the project on Atamis. To access the documentation
please visit Atamis on the link below and access project C226040 Non-Emergency Patient Transport Services (NEPTS).
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More information
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How to apply
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About the buyer
Contact name
NHS Derby and Derbyshire Integrated Care Board
Cardinal Square, 10 Nottingham Road

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