Decision details

Contract Award Care & Support in the Home services - Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS1)

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Families, Health & Social Care

Decision status: Recommendations approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


RESOLVED: To approve


1.     The establishment of, and initial appointment of suppliers  to, DPS 1 Lots 1/2/3 (Care and Support in the Home and Active Lives) of the Adult and Young People Social Care DPS for a period of five years with an extension option for five subsequent periods each of one year. This is based on the contract terms issued as part of inviting tenders, such suppliers being those listed in the Part B report against their respective Lot(s), who have satisfied specified selection criteria;


2.     Delegation of the award of contracts and placements called off under  DPS 1 to be approved in accordance with the Council’s Scheme of Financial Delegations and notified to Cabinet in accordance with paragraph 2.4  of the Part A report; and


3.     Delegation of the future appointment of providers to DPS 1 to be approved by the Executive Director of Health, Well Being and Adults in accordance with paragraph 2.4 of the Part A report.

Reasons for the decision:

As set out in the Part A report.

Alternative options considered:

As set out in the Part A report.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Publication date: 14/09/2020

Date of decision: 04/09/2020

Effective from: 15/09/2020

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