Decision details

Contract Procedure Rules Waiver - The Grange, Witherslack

Decision Maker: Managing Director

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Request to waive contract procedure rules and agree direct contract award in respect children's residential placement at The Grange, Witherslack.


That the contract procedure rules be waived and direct contract award be agreed in respect of children's residential placement at The Grange, Witherslack for a contract period of 2.5 years at a cost of £668,690.

Reason - The usual procurement process cannot be followed as there are no suitable placements available on the Councils contracted provision to meet the needs.

Alternative options considered:


Publication date: 29/03/2021

Date of decision: 08/04/2020