Procurement and Framework Information
charlotte barber made this Freedom of Information request to Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Dear Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust,
I would be grateful if you could please provide me with the following information on the Trust’s procurement process.
1. How the Trust procures Construction Consultancy Services?
2. If by your own framework, please advise:
a. The titles and content of the relevant frameworks
b. The start and end dates of the frameworks
c. Any possible extension periods to the frameworks
d. The companies appointed under the current frameworks (in relation to Construction Consultancy Services)
3. If there is not framework in place how do the Trust typically procure construction consultancy under and over OJEU value thresholds and if not a Trust procured framework which frameworks do you typically use?
Ms C Barber
Dear Ms Barber,
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Dear Ms Barber,
Please find attached the response to your recent FOI request.
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