Issue details

Direct award and tender of Extra Care services - KEY/20JUL20/01

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The Cabinet Member:


1. Directly awarded three services to Longhurst (as incumbent provider) on the basis of the financial savings offered. The contract would be for 2 years 7 months at a total cost of £2,340,818.

2. Noted the procurement of the remaining two schemes.

3. Authorised a 7 month extension in order to allow sufficient time for the procurement exercise above. The total value of the exemption would be £506,952.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure or savings greater than £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 19/06/2020

Decision due: Not before 24th Jul 2020 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: Executive Director People and Communities Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Councils

Department: People and Communities

Contact: Lynne O'Brien, Commissioner Tel: 0777 667 9591, Email:  lynne.o'  lynne.o'