Capita Symonds Awarded Place on NHS SBS Framework

31 August 2011

Capita Symonds has been awarded a place on all ten lots of the NHS Shared Business Services (SBS) Framework for the provision of estates services. 

The four year framework, worth an anticipated £1.3m pa, is available to all NHS Trusts but will also be available to all other public bodies in the UK upon registration with NHS SBS. The framework includes the full range of corporate real estate services such as strategic support for front line services, property transactions, advice on property portfolio management and the development and disposal of surplus estate.

Capita Symonds, which scored 100% on a number of the lots, making it the highest scoring supplier, is one of the largest multifaceted suppliers for corporate real estate services. The company is currently delivering over £1.6bn of estates optimisation programmes, alongside management of in excess of £20bn of property assets for a wide variety of fund managers, property companies, public sector organisations, landed estates and corporate occupiers.

The ten lots are as follows:

  • Lot 1 - Acquisition of freehold and leasehold property
  • Lot 2 - Disposal of freehold and leasehold property
  • Lot 3 - Rent reviews
  • Lot 4 - Lease breaks and lease expiries
  • Lot 5 - Lease renewals
  • Lot 6 - Dilapidations
  • Lot 7 - Rating support services
  • Lot 8 - Development of an estate strategy
  • Lot 9 - Valuations
  • Lot 10 - General advice on estate and property management