Decision details

Gateway 1: Procurement Strategy Approval - Learning Disabilities Accommodation Based Support and Outreach Support Services

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Report seeking approval for the procurement of the delivery of support and accommodation services for people with learning disabilities




1.  That the procurement strategy of tendering this contract for a period of five 5 years plus two years (1 + 1) ‘in lots’ ( as set out in Option 5b and paragraph 43 of the report) with an estimated annual contract value of £10.9m making a total cost of circa  £76.3m if both extensions are exercised be approved.


2.  That the delegation of the award decision in the Gateway 2 to the strategic director of children’s and adults’ services in consultation with the cabinet member for children, schools and adult care to ensure the speedy delivery of our commitment to achieving the best outcomes and value for money for Southwark residents be approved.

Report author: David Quirke-Thornton

Publication date: 09/04/2020

Date of decision: 07/04/2020

Decided at meeting: 07/04/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 16/04/2020

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