Decision details

RP3 Report : Open-Access Counselling & Young Carers' Support Services

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Children, Young People & Learning

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Decision:

1.1         The Cabinet Member for Children Families and Education in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Finance and Resources, is recommended by the Contracts and Commissioning Board to approve the award of  contracts (jointly with NHS Croydon Clinical Commissioning Group) in accordance with Regulation 28.4(c) of the Council’s Contracts and Tenders Regulations to:

 

a.      Croydon Drop In for the provision of Open-Access Counselling Services for a contract term of 2 years with 3 x 1 year extensions up to five (5) years for a maximum contract value (to the Council) of £750,000.00. 

b.      Off The Record for Open Access Counselling and Young Carers Services for a contract-term of 2 years with 3 x 1 year extensions up to five (5) yearsfor a maximum contract value (to the Council) of £1,171,500.00.

           

1.2         The Cabinet Member is asked to note that the Director for Commissioning & Procurement has approved a waiver of Regulation 11.3 of the Council’s Tenders and Contracts Regulations to allow for the direct award of the contracts, subject to finalisation of the due diligence and assurance process required by Croydon CCG by the date of contract signature.

 

Reasons for the decision:

As set out in Part A report attached.

Alternative options considered:

As set out in Part A report attached.

Publication date: 20/03/2020

Date of decision: 20/03/2020

Effective from: 31/03/2020

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