Issue details

Decision to delegate responsibility of the commissioning of the National Child Measurement Programme (NCMP) from Peterborough City Council to Cambridgeshire County Council - KEY/2SEP19/01

The Cabinet Member:


1. Authorised the delegation of authority to Cambridgeshire County Council (CCC) to act as lead local authority in commissioning the National Child Measurement Programme across Peterborough and Cambridgeshire and for delivery of the function of the service, which shall include the associated transfer of funding to CCC  from September 1st 2019 until May 31st 2020. CCC shall contract with the Integrated Lifestyle Service provider Everyone Health, the Public Health arm of Sports and Leisure Ltd for the delivery of Peterborough’s National Child Measurement Programme.


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: 02/08/2019

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

Lead member: Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care, Health & Public Health

Lead director: Director of Public Health

Department: Public Health

Contact: Amy Hall, Commissioning Manager for Public Health Amy Hall, Childrens Public Health Commissioning Manager, Email:, 01733 863687 Email:

Consultation process

Relevant internal and external stakeholders.

Consultation has taken place with staff affected by TUPE. The PCC commissioned NCMP will then form part of the current re-commissioning of lifestyle services across Peterborough and Cambridgeshire as one service, which will commence in June 2020. The NCMP will be included in the wider consultation for this reprocurement.

Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Heath Scrutiny Committee