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27th November 2014

South Tyneside Council Tender Opportunity - Home Care Service for Adults and Older People

South Tyneside Council is currently looking for organisations to provide a home care service for adults and older people who live within the Borough of South Tyneside.

Expressions of interest are sought from all registered domiciliary care (home care) organisations and companies that have demonstrable experience and an excellent understanding of these services. The award of this tender will be to the most economically advantageous tender taking into consideration the following award criteria: Finance, Insurance, Health & Safety, Quality, Demonstrable Experience, Technical Capacity, Price, References, Information Governance, Added Value, Social and Economic Well-being.

The contract is due to commence from 4th May 2015 and will be for a period of 2 years with an option to extend for up to a further 2 x 12 months.

The Pre-Qualification Questionnaire (PQQ) stage is due to be published on the NEPO Portal on Friday 28th November 2014.

The deadline for the return of PQQ is 12 noon on Friday 9th January 2015.

The expression of interest is available electronically via South Tyneside Council’s electronic tendering system, the NEPO portal, which can be found at

Interested parties should log on to the website and register as a supplier. Once registered you will then be able to search for all current opportunities for South Tyneside Council and you will need to register specifically against the Provision for a Home Care Service for Adults and Older People in South Tyneside contract.

The NEPO Contract Reference Number is: 9PUJ-DL8DKK