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Glancy Nicholls Architects named on NHS SBS Framework Agreement Suppliers

Glancy Nicholls Architects named on NHS SBS Framework Agreement Suppliers

We are delighted to have been named as a supplier on the NHS Shared Business Services' (NHS SBS) Healthcare Planning, Construction Consultancy and Ancillary Services (HPCCAS) framework agreement.

We have been awarded a place on Lots 1 and 6 of the framework agreement for the supply of Architectural and Principal Designer Services (inc. Health and Safety). This accomplishment reinforces our position as a trusted and innovative partner in the healthcare sector, and we are thrilled to share this news with our valued stakeholders, clients, and partners.

Healthcare is an important sector for GNA, we not only recognise the remarkable achievements of our incredible NHS staff, but we also value the impact on economic growth, job creation and innovation that the Healthcare sector generates.

Paul Hutt Healthcare Lead at Glancy Nicholls Architects

Our debut on this NHS SBS framework agreement builds on 19 years of progressive collaborations in healthcare for the business. During that period, the RIBA-chartered practice has forged successful partnerships with many healthcare trusts nationally, delivering a total portfolio value of over £110 million. Successfully earning a place on this Framework marks a significant milestone in our journey.

A Framework available to All Public Sector Bodies

The NHS Shared Business Services Framework is available and free for all UK public sector organisations, including the NHS, local authorities, educational establishments, the emergency services and more. We look forward to forging new partnerships and broadening our horizons in the healthcare industry.

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We firmly believe that well-designed healthcare facilities promote a healing environment that enhances the wellbeing and comfort of patients, their families, and healthcare workers alike. We are passionate about making positive change through the built environment and the physical impact architecture can have on people’s health, so we hope to be able to apply these principles to even more forward-thinking projects that benefit our vital health service.

Paul Hutt

This framework gives us a direct route to market with direct award and further competition awards available, making our services readily available for the NHS and other public bodies. The framework also provides us with support from a dedicated team of category experts.

“We’re excited to launch our Healthcare Planning, Construction Consultancy and Ancillary Services framework agreement, which replaces our successful Construction Consultancy Services 2 framework agreement. It is designed to support the NHS and wider public sector by providing high-quality, innovative and cost-effective solutions through UK-wide coverage, a unique depth of expertise and a broad range of suppliers.”
- Melissa King, Senior Category Manager for Construction and Infrastructure

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We extend our sincere gratitude to the NHS Shared Business Services who have placed their trust in us. We value this partnership immensely and are committed to exceeding expectations, delivering outstanding results and creating a long lasting and mutually beneficial relationship.

More information about the NHS Shared Business Services HPCCAS framework agreement can be found at

Explore some of our award-winning healthcare portfolio here.