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Here you can find the relevant information on the services we buy, the different types of contractual arrangements and the process for becoming a provider with Essex County Council. We have also included some useful information which can be accessed via the links on the left of this page.

Essex buys a number of services to support the residents of Essex.  These include:
  • Home Care 
  • Residential and Nursing Care
  • Supported Living
  • Independent Living
  • Day Opportunities

Further information can be found by visiting the relevant section using the navigation on the left hand side of the page.


On-boarding process

If you are interested in working with us, you will need to complete our on-boarding process.  Further details about how to become either a home care or residential provider can be found below:


Meet the Teams

Within this section you will find out what each of the teams does within ECC, details of the roles they undertake and who's who within the team.


Current and Future Procurement Opportunities

This page contains information about the current and future procurement activity that is taking place within Adult Social Care at Essex County Council.  The section provides details on how to get involved and where to find out more information if we are currently undertaking procurement activity.

Essex County Council will advertise opportunities on Contracts Finder. Simply type 'Essex County Council' into the search to find ECC's notices.


Provider Forums

Details of ECC's provider forums which offer ECC, Health partners and providers the chance to meet to discuss issues, better ways of working and enable better collaboration.


Business Advice

To find information relating to setting up or growing a busines, access to training and funding, and employment and skills please visit the BEST Growth Hub website -

Last Updated:  7 December 2018
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