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Domiciliary Spot Application

Please read the following carefully so you understand what is needed in order to proceed with your application.

1. Application Documentation

Click on the below link to download an expression of interest form. Please ensure you answer all questions.

Download: Live at Home Spot Provider EOI Form

Before you submit your expression of interest, please ensure you have filled in all sections of the form. 

Please email your completed form to LiveAtHome@essex.gov.uk.

If the council identifies a need for your services, ECC will explain the next steps and ask you to complete a full application. 

2. Meeting with Council Officers

The Procurement Team require that they meet with any potential new providers prior to services being delivered. Essex County Council will contact you with suggested dates to meet at your Head Office or Essex service location if different during the application process. The meeting will be to discuss staffing, capacity, training, flexibility and mobility of your carers.


3. Invoicing

If your application is successful you will be required to invoice via our electronic Abacus Extranet system. This is an internet-based application, which is free to register, and all necessary training will be offered. Details on how to sign up to the service will be provided during your application process.


4. Provider Newsletter

We would like to add you to our distribution list to receive the monthly Provider Newsletter. This will keep you updated regarding any on-going projects, and is a good way of finding out about any potential new business opportunities within Essex County Council. If you would like to receive future editions please complete this short form.

Last updated: 03/02/2023