Case Number 3701
Request Date 15/07/2014
Completion Date 15/07/2014

 

Details of the Request

  1. In the financial year 2013/14, (a) how many tenders for NHS services did you assess for a possible bid, and (b) of these, how many did you actually bid for?
     
  2. What was the cost for the trust of bidding for the last service tender that you did? If you cannot provide an exact figure, please provide an estimate to the nearest £10,000. Please include staff costs, administrative costs and expenses, and the costs of any external and legal advice.
     
  3. For the last service tender that you assessed for a possible bid but did not bid for, what was the cost of assessing the tender for a possible bid? If you cannot provide an exact figure, please provide an estimate to the nearest £10,000. Please include staff costs, administrative costs and expenses, and the costs of any external and legal advice.

 

Details of the Response

1) In the financial year 2013/14, (a) how many tenders for NHS services did you assess for a possible bid, and (b) of these, how many did you actually bid for?

a) In 2013/14, the number of tenders for NHS services assessed for a possible bid by the trust: The Trust does not hold this data

b) Of these, the number of tenders for NHS services the trust actually bid for: 2

 

2) What was the cost for the trust of bidding for the last service tender that you did? If you cannot provide an exact figure, please provide an estimate to the nearest £10,000. Please include staff costs, administrative costs and expenses, and the costs of any external and legal advice.

The cost (or an estimate of the cost) for the trust of bidding for the last service tender that you bid for: Less than £5,000

 

3) For the last service tender that you assessed for a possible bid but did not bid for, what was the cost of assessing the tender for a possible bid? If you cannot provide an exact figure, please provide an estimate to the nearest £10,000. Please include staff costs, administrative costs and expenses, and the costs of any external and legal advice.

The cost (or an estimate of the cost) for the trust of assessing the tender for a potential bid: Under £1,000