Decision details

Personal Care and Support (Homecare) in Peterborough - AUG18/CMDN/25

Decision Maker: Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Integrated Adult Social Care and Health

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To approve the awarding of a contract to an external provider following a competitive tender exercise.


The Cabinet Member for Integrated Adult Social Care and Health:


1.    Approved the award of a contract to deliver Provision of Care at Home Services to the providers under a framework agreement listed in Appendix 1 for a period of three years with the option to extend up to a further seven years (Total Value £17m p.a. includes £3.8 p.a. spend for Peterborough and Cambridgeshire CCG).

2.    Authorised the Corporate Director of People & Communities to extend the contract for upto 7 years at a cost agreed at the tender stage plus any variations during the term of the contract should the Council exercise the option to extend.


Reasons for the decision:

The proposed approach would support the Council in meeting its statutory duty to meet assessed social care need.


The tender was carried out in compliance with the Public Contract Regulations 2015 and in line with PCC Contract Rules.


Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Background Documents:


Publication date: 02/08/2018

Date of decision: 02/08/2018

Effective from: 08/08/2018

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