Issue details

Security Services Contract - KEY/29MAR21/01

The Cabinet Member:


1.      Authorised the Council to award the Security Contract to Businesswatch Guarding Services Ltd, for a period of three years, with an option to extend for a further two years (each extension period to be for a period of 12 months each).


2.      Authorised the Director for Legal and Governance, or delegated officers, to enter into any other legal documentation on behalf of the Council in relation to this matter.


3.      Authorised the Head of Property to amend the Property Schedule under the contract terms and to agree to the subsequent change to the Contract Price, provided that the total contract sum, detailed within this report, is not exceeded.


Decision type: Key

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

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 26/02/2021

Decision due: Not before 1st Sep 2021 by Cabinet Member for Strategic Planning and Commercial Strategy and Investments

Lead member: Councillor Peter Hiller

Lead director: Executive Director Corporate Services

Department: Corporate Services

Contact: Alex Gee, Head of Property - TEL: 01223 699485.

Consultation process

Relevant internal and external stakeholders

Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Growth, Environment and Resources Scrutiny Committee