Decision details

Decision details

Preferred Provider Framework for the Provision of supported and independent Living Service TC1090 (SaILS) (2021/07/06B)

Decision Maker: Strategic Director - Children and Education Services

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The appointment of no more than five approved providers onto the framework to deliver Support and Independent Living Services to young people. (Procured under Article 77 of the Public Contract Directive).


The appointment of 3 Providers to a four-year framework of ‘preferred providers’ to deliver floating support only, or accommodation and floating support, for looked after children aged 17 and above.

The Framework for: The Provision of Supported and Independent Living Service (SaILS), has been procured under Article 77 of the Public Contract Directive to ensure that this opportunity was open to those organisations which qualify and fulfil the conditions, and linked to the delivery of services covered by Health and Social Work Services.

Publication date: 08/10/2021

Date of decision: 08/10/2021

Effective from: 16/10/2021

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