AWD Supported Living Framework Reopening 2022
Essex County Council
Published date: 30 August 2022
Last edited date: 30 August 2022
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Contract summary
• Health and social work services – 85000000
Location of contract
Value of contract
Procurement reference
Published date
30 August 2022
Closing date
24 October 2022
Closing time
Contract start date
9 January 2023
Contract end date
28 February 2025
Contract type
Service contract
Procedure type
Open procedure
Contract is suitable for SMEs?
Contract is suitable for VCSEs?

Essex County Council are reopening our framework of providers of care services within supported living services for all new placements made. This framework operates on a fixed cost basis so tenders will be assessed on a 100% quality basis.
Tenderers are required to submit bids via Procontract and procurement documents are available electronically at the link included within this notice.

Bids must be submitted electronically by 12pm o. 24th October 2022.

Providers are required to complete and pass the mandatory questions in order to secure a place on the framework, however providers seeking to deliver services to enhanced complex adults will be required to complete additional questions. These questions are optional and full details are included within the procurement documents

Providers will be required to identify all supported living schemes at which they are the primary care provider and bring them forward to the framework for ECC to make placements at for the published rates. Existing placements in any schemes brought forward shall transition on to the new terms and conditions of contract.

This procurement is for the delivery of care services within supported living settings brought forward by the provider. This will cover all new placements made by the Council into supported living services and transition existing placements onto the new contract terms.

There are no limits to the number of providers that can be accepted onto theframework or a requirement to have existing services in Essex.To access the opportunity please go to Procontract( where documents can be viewed free of charge.

More information
Previous notice about this procurement
AWD Supported Living Framework Reopening 2022
• Opportunity
• Published 30 August 2022

How to apply
Follow the instructions given in the description or the more information section.

About the buyer
Contact name
Michael Rodway
County Hall
Market Road
+44 333


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