Case Number 3453
Request Date 22/01/2014
Completion Date 06/03/2014

 

Details of the Request

1. Please provide details of expenditure (or a reasonable estimate) on assessing and bidding for NHS tenders in 2011/12, 2012/13 and 2013/14 to date and an estimate of total expenditure for 2013/14.

  • Staff costs
  • External advice (including legal advice)
  • Expenses

 

2. Please also state how many staff (FTE) currently work on NHS service tenders.

 

Details of the Response

Request is still in progress.

1. Please provide details of expenditure (or a reasonable estimate) on assessing and bidding for NHS tenders in 2011/12, 2012/13 and 2013/14 to date and an estimate of total expenditure for 2013/14.

Expenditure on assessing and bidding for NHS tenders 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 to date 2013/14 estimate
Staff costs £7000 £0 £3000 £5000
External advice (including legal advice) £8000 £0 £0 £0
Expenses £500 £0 £0 £0

 

2. Please also state how many staff (FTE) currently work on NHS service tenders.

There are four people who are available to work on tender responses as part of their wider roles. The amount of time is very minimal. In 2011/12 we estimate that 0.1 WTE was spent on tendering answers and a similar amount in 2013/14.