Issue details

To approve the Sexual and Reproductive Health Prevention retender – KEY/5AUG19/02

The Cabinet Member approved the following.


1. A competitive procurement for the re-commission of the Prevention of Sexual Ill Health Service as a shared service contracted to work across the Cambridgeshire County Council and Peterborough City Council areas. This is with one local authority taking the lead on the procurement. The five year contract will operate from the 1st of April 2020 to 31st March 2025, with break points at Year 3 and 4.


2. Authorised the delegation of authority to Cambridgeshire County Council (CCC) to act as lead local authority in commissioning the Prevention of Sexual Ill Health across Peterborough and Cambridgeshire and for delivery of the function of the service to CCC, which shall include the associated transfer of funding to CCC for up to five years (1st April 2020 to 30th September 2025).

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Significantly affecting two or more electoral wards;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 05/07/2019

Decision due: Not before 3rd Dec 2019 by Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care, Health & Public Health

Lead member: Councillor Wayne Fitzgerald, Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care, Health and Public Health

Lead director: Director of Public Health

Department: Public Health

Contact: Charlene Elliott, Sexual Health Commissioner for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Charlene Elliott, Sexual Health Commissioner, 01733863603, Email:

Consultation process

Relevant internal and external stakeholders.

Consultation will be made with current service users, high need groups and partner agencies

Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Health Scrutiny Committee