Issue details

Award of Integrated Sexual Health Services Contract

The Council are mandated to commission open-access, comprehensive, sexual health services for the population of West Sussex.  NHS England is responsible for the provision of HIV treatment and care services.

Key Decision AH03 19/20 approved the commencement of an open procurement of Integrated Sexual Health and HIV Services.


This competitive joint procurement exercise was undertaken in accordance with the Public Contracts Regulation 2015, with the Council acting as the lead on behalf of itself and NHS England for two separate contracts for an integrated service.  The Director of Public Health has awarded the contract to the bidder that has submitted the most economically advantageous tender which meets the requirements of specification.  

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 30/07/2019

Decision due: September 2019 by Director of Public Health

Lead member: Anna Raleigh, Director of Public Health

Lead director: Anna Raleigh

Contact: Paul Woodcock, Sexual Health Commissioner Email: Tel: 033 022 28701, Moira Jones, Contract Officer Email: Tel: 033 022 28694.

Consultation process

Representations should be made to the Director of Public Health at County Hall, Chichester by the beginning of the month in which the decision is due to be taken.



Initial scrutiny and consultation was undertaken by the Health & Adult Social Care Select Committee on 30 November 2018.

Democratic Services Contact: Erica Keegan 0330 222 6050

Background3: A Stong, Safe and Sustainable Place


Background papers