Issue details

Tender Award for the Provision of Housing Related Floated Support for all adults across East Sussex.

To endorse and authorise the recommended Provider to be awarded the Contract for Housing Related Floating Support for all adults across the County, following a competitive tendering process.

These are existing commissioned Housing Related Floating Support services , and the tender was required due to the current contract coming the end of the term.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 30/07/2021

Decision due: 16 Aug 2021 by Lead Member for Adult Social Care and Health

Lead member: Lead Member for Adult Social Care and Health

Lead director: Director of Adult Social Care and Health

Contact: Sam Tearle, Head of Strategic Commissioning (Housing and Support Solutions) Email:


With the support of the Design Council, there was an extensive programme of consultation and co-production with a range of key stakeholders during 2019. This informed the development of the proposed new service model to be tendered. This was then subjected to market testing in early 2020 that helped inform final modifications to the final service specification.


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