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Title: Alternative Provision for Education - Outreach and reintegration
OCID: ocds-h6vhtk-03fd36
Published by: Medway Council
Authority ID: AA21676
Publication Date: 16/09/2023
Deadline Date:
Deadline Time:
Notice Type: VEAT
Has Documents: No
Has SPD: No

Medway Council sought a provider for the delivery of Alternative Provision (AP) for Education, specifically regarding outreach and reintegration.

Voluntary ex ante transparency notice

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting entity

I.1) Name and addresses

Medway Council

Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road




Contact person: Mr Michael Kelly

Telephone: +44 1634332284



Internet address(es)

Main address:

Address of the buyer profile:

I.4) Type of the contracting authority

Regional or local authority

I.5) Main activity

General public services

Section II: Object

II.1) Scope of the procurement

II.1.1) Title

Alternative Provision for Education - Outreach and reintegration

Reference number: DN689334

II.1.2) Main CPV code



II.1.3) Type of contract


II.1.4) Short description

The delivery of Alternative Provision (AP) for Education, specifically regarding outreach and reintegration.

II.1.6) Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: No

II.1.7) Total value of the procurement

Value excluding VAT: 690 000.00  GBP

II.2) Description

II.2.3) Place of performance

NUTS code:


II.2.4) Description of the procurement

Medway Council sought a provider for the delivery of Alternative Provision (AP) for Education, specifically regarding outreach and reintegration.

II.2.11) Information about options

Options: No

II.2.13) Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: No

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1) Description

IV.1.1) Type of procedure

Negotiated procedure without prior publication

Justification for selected award procedure:

No tenders or no suitable tenders/requests to participate in response to open procedure


Medway Council tendered the entire Alternative Provision service as a 4 lot Open procedure opportunity. This notice pertains to what was Lot 3 (outreach and reintegration) only, the remaining lots have been awarded under the prior opportunity. As it's important for all the lots to be coterminous, this notice will cover a 2 year service period, at a value of £345k per annum.

Furthermore, the initial conditions of the contract have not been substantially altered.

IV.1.8) Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: No

Section V: Award of contract/concession

V.2 Award of contract/concession

V.2.1) Date of conclusion of the contract/concession


V.2.2) Information about tenders

The contract has been awarded to a group of economic operators: No

V.2.3) Name and address of the contractor

Rivermead Inclusive Trust




The contractor is an SME: No

V.2.4) Information on value of the concession and main financing terms (excluding VAT)

Total value of the concession/lot: 690 000.00  GBP

V.2.5) Information about subcontracting

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.4) Procedures for review

VI.4.1) Review body

Medway Council



VI.5) Date of dispatch of this notice


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IDTitleParent Category
80000000Education and training servicesEducation

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