NHS England Procurement

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Buyer summary

Over the past year, NHS England* has publised 414 public procurement notices. Of these, 147 are tenders and 112 are awards. There are 220 unique titles.

The following chart shows contract value against the date of publication.

(Scatter chart with 414 data points.)
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Operating locations

328 identifiable addresss were found. The main buyer location is Runcorn in region North West. From published data, 18% of NHS England's suppliers belong to the same region.

(UK geochart with 46 buyer locations and 282 supplier locations.)

Buyer locations:

  • Runcorn - 84
  • Leeds - 83
  • Preston - 32
  • London - 24
  • Stockton on Tees - 20
  • Bristol - 20
  • Mansfield - 16
  • Derby - 16
  • Cambridge - 15
  • Manchester - 13
  • Darlington - 11
  • Newcastle upon Tyne - 11
  • Liverpool - 10
  • Tonbridge - 8
  • Rugeley - 7
  • York - 6
  • Oxford - 6
  • Leicester - 6
  • Northampton - 6
  • Southampton - 4
  • Horley - 3
  • Telford - 3
  • Chester - 3
  • Essex - 2
  • Hertfordshire - 1
  • Yeovil - 1
  • Birmingham - 1
  • Rotherham - 1
  • Saltash - 1

Suppliers per region:

  • London - 56
  • South East - 55
  • North West - 52
  • Yorkshire and The Humber - 30
  • East of England - 24
  • North East - 20
  • South West - 14
  • West Midlands - 12
  • East Midlands - 9
  • England - 2
  • Basque Country - 1
  • North Rhine-Westphalia - 1
  • Vaud - 1
  • North Holland - 1
  • Munster - 1
  • None - 1
  • Flanders - 1
  • Wales - 1
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Pin notices

98 published pin notices. (129 including duplicates.)

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Tender notices

114 published tender notices. (147 including duplicates.)

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Award notices

97 published award notices. (112 including duplicates.)

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Update notices

20 published update notices. (26 including duplicates.)

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Popular suppliers

Below is a summary of contract awards per supplier. The table is restricted to suppliers who have also served other buyers.

Supplier name Region Unique awards Max. single award
HEALTH
Eli Lilly South East 5 £1B
Pfizer South East 5 £1B
Abbvie South East 4 £1B
Ipsen South East 4 £1B
Novo Nordisk South East 4 £1B
Sandoz South East 4 £1B
Biogen Idec South East 3 £1B
Bristol Myers Squibb Pharmaceuticals South East 3 £1B
Gedeon Richter London 3 £1B
Gilead Sciences London 3 £1B
Janssen Cilag South East 3 £1B
Novartis Pharmaceuticals South East 3 £1B
Pharmacosmos South East 3 £1B
Aventis Pharma South East 2 £1B
Bayer South East 2 £1B
Chiesi North West 2 £1B
Roche Products East of England 2 £1B
Teva Yorkshire and The Humber 2 £1B
Accord South West 1 £1B
Aguettant South West 1 £1B
Alliance Pharmaceuticals South West 1 £1B
Aspen Pharma Ireland Basque Country 1 £1B
B Braun Medical Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £1B
Consilient Health London 1 £1B
Desitin Pharma South East 1 £1B
Focus Pharmaceuticals London 1 £1B
Glaxosmithkline London 1 £1B
Intrapharm Laboratories South East 1 £1B
Kent Pharmaceuticals East Midlands 1 £1B
Mercury Pharmaceuticals London 1 £1B
Rosemont Pharmaceuticals Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £1B
Tillomed Laboratories East of England 1 £1B
Zentiva Pharma South East 1 £1B
[see attached] None 3 £699M
Malmin Orthodontic Group London 4 £335M
Hemant Patel Orthodontist London 3 £335M
Oasis Dental Care South West 3 £335M
BiP Dental South East 2 £335M
Ealing Dental Specialists London 2 £335M
Sandip Haria Orthodontists London 2 £335M
Shaunak Popat Orthodontists London 2 £335M
Syed Kalimullah Sadiq London 2 £335M
Azam Al Asady Orthodontists London 1 £335M
Barbican Orthodontics North West 1 £335M
Battersea Orthodontics London 1 £335M
Chadwell Heath Orthodontics London 1 £335M
Chapel Road Orthodontics North West 1 £335M
DR Amit Rai London 1 £335M
DR Yousif Daniel London 1 £335M
Julian Konviser London 1 £335M
Namta London 1 £335M
Newham Family Dental Care London 1 £335M
Portman Healthcare South West 1 £335M
Rehana Yaqoob Orthodontists London 1 £335M
Richmond Hill Orthodontics London 1 £335M
Simply Orthodontics North West 1 £335M
SJW Orthodontics North West 1 £335M
Soho Orthodontics North West 1 £335M
Sutton Orthodontics South East 1 £335M
Amgen East of England 4 £295M
Accord South East 2 £205M
Allergan South East 2 £205M
Merck Serono London 2 £205M
Viiv Healthcare London 2 £205M
Janssen London 1 £205M
Merz Pharma East of England 1 £205M
MSD East of England 1 £205M
Napp Pharmaceutical Group East of England 1 £205M
CSL Behring South East 1 £192M
Shire Pharmaceuticals London 1 £192M
Swedish Orphan Biovitrum East of England 1 £192M
Mylan East of England 1 £164M
Care UK Health & Rehabilitation Services East of England 2 £108M
Health Care Resourcing Group North West 1 £108M
Virgin Care Services London 1 £108M
Nuffield Health England 2 £107M
Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust London 1 £107M
Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust North West 1 £107M
Lancashire Care NHS Trust North West 1 £74M
Leeds Community Healthcare NHS Trust Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £74M
Northumberland Tyne & Wear NHS Trust North East 1 £74M
Manchester University NHS Trust North West 1 £60M
Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust West Midlands 1 £23M
Healthcare at Home West Midlands 1 £16M
Healthnet Homecare Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £16M
Lloyds Pharmacy Clinical Homecare East of England 1 £16M
Pharmaxo Pharmacy Services South West 1 £16M
Oxleas NHS Trust South East 1 £16M
Fresenius Medical Care Renal Services West Midlands 4 £16M
Thornton & Ross Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £13M
Health Intelligence South East 1 £12M
Intrahealth North East 2 £5M
Rotherham Doncaster & South Humber NHS Trust Yorkshire and The Humber 1 £5M
Health Intelligence North West 1 £5M
DR Amit Rai South East 4 £4M
Inhealth South East 1 £4M
Cheshire & Wirral Partnership NHS Trust North West 2 £2M
2Gether NHS Trust South West 1 £2M
BUSINESS
LGC London 1 £5M
PROFESSIONAL
Care Unbound South East 1 £4M

Contract values

NHS England provided financial information for 60% of its published procurement notices. The total maximum value excluding duplicates is £7B.

(Histogram showing the prevelance of contracts in each value band.)
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Notice types

The buyer publishes procurement notices in OJEU and Contracts Finder. There is a 16% duplication rate between the two portals. Below are 12 document types.

Short type Full type Total published Past 30 days
OJEU
pin Prior Information Notice (Social) 51 3
pin Prior Information Notice 41 1
tender Tender Notice (Social) 48 1
tender Tender Notice 35 0
award Contract Award Notice 34 3
award Contract Award Notice (Social) 29 5
award Voluntary Ex-Ante Transparency (VEAT) Notice 2 0
update Contract Addendum Notice 26 1
Contracts Finder
tender Tender Notice 64 3
award Contract Award Notice 47 4
pin Pipeline Notice 33 0
pin Pre-Procuement Notice 4 0
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Buyer names

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Collaborative procurement

The buyer has worked in association with other buyers.

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  • None

Further information

The following websites have been found in published notices.