Report of the Corporate Director, Community.
(1) the procurement process to appoint a contractor(s) for the installation of new fire doors across the Council’s maintained schools at an anticipated value of £915,000.00, be commenced;
(2) the Corporate Director of Community, following consultation with the Portfolio Holder for Environment and Climate Change, Portfolio Holder for Education and Social Services for Children and Young People and the Portfolio Holder for Finance and Resources together with the Director of Finance, be authorised to finalise the procurement and award of the contract(s).
Reason for Decision: To provide an efficient and compliant procurement route to award a contract(s) for the upgrade of fire doors in schools detailed below and maintained by the Council, in order to ensure the Council fulfilled its statutory and regulatory responsibilities for maintaining its buildings.
Alternative Options Considered and Rejected: As set out in the report.
Conflict of Interest relating to the matter declared by Cabinet Member/Dispensation Granted: None