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 of urgent foster care
placement with A1 Foster Care.
That the contract procedure rules be waived
and direct contract award be agreed in respect of urgent foster
care placement with A1 Foster Care for a contract term of 4 years
at a cost of £301,267.20.
Reason - The usual procurement process cannot be followed as there are no suitable placements available on the Councils contracted provision to meet the needs.
Publication date: 29/03/2021
Date of decision: 17/04/2020