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Tender for the Provision of Fostering and/or Adoption Assessments (and Post Adoption Approval Support) - 44 CS 13002

Tender from Hampshire County Council in Basingstoke and Deane, East Hampshire, Eastleigh, Fareham, Gosport, Hart, Havant, Isle of Wight, New Forest, Portsmouth, Rushmoor, Southampton, Test Valley, Winchester areas.

The tender is being offered in the following two lots:

- Lot 1 Fostering Form F Assessments

- Lot 2 Adoption PAR Assessments and post adoption approval support.

Providers may apply for one, or both of the lots available.

Applicants must have experience and a proven track record in carrying out Fostering and/or Adoption Assessments.

An open tender procedure will be followed.

Contracts will be awarded to the most economically advantageous tenders.

The contract will be for a period of two years (with the option to extend for a further 12 months).

Expected contract start date July 2013.

To take part in the tender, interested parties must register via the In-Tend website ( where tender documents can be down-loaded, completed and submitted.

Guidance on how to participate in a tender – download and upload documents / returns and if required, register your organisation, can be found on the In-tend site under the Supplier Information – E-tendering for suppliers.

The deadline for the return tender questionnaire is 2pm on 28th May 2013.


    Sarah Cross