Issue details

Approval for contract to be awarded to Milestone to deliver Phase 2 outline business case for Peterborough University access improvement scheme - KEY/28FEB22/01

The Cabinet Member:


1.    Approved the award of £1,789,846 to Milestone Infrastructure Limited to deliver phase 2 of the Outline Business Case and preliminary design for the Peterborough University access scheme.


2.    Authorised the Director of Place & Economy to vary the works order value when required subject to;


i.      available budget being in place;

ii.     the total sum of each variation not exceeding £100,000,

iii.    the combined value of any authorised variation(s) do not exceed the total sum of £500,000.


Any variations are to be made in prior consultation with internal audit, finance and legal services.


Decision type: Key

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

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: Central; East;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 28/01/2022

Decision due: Not before 1st Apr 2022 by Cabinet Member for Strategic Planning and Commercial Strategy and Investments

Lead director: Executive Director Place and Economy

Department: Place and Economy

Contact: Lewis Banks, Transport & Environment Manager, Tel: 01733 317465, Email:

Consultation process

Consultation was undertaken between 25/10/21 to 5/12/21 and feedback was incorporated into Phase 1 of the Outline Business Case. Further consultation will occur as the project develops.

Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Growth, Environment and Resources Scrutiny Committee