Decision details

Direct award contract for Electronic Call Monitoring to disability community care and support providers

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Cllr Roger Wilson, Cabinet Member for Vulnerable Adults and Commissioning, sought approval to undertake a direct award process for the continued delivery of an Electronic Call Monitoring (ECM) system.


Having considered all of the information, including known proposals and the reasons for the recommendations, Cabinet noted the report and, 




Authorise the Commissioning Director, (Adults), to: -


Conduct a legally compliant direct award process under the Eastern Shires Purchasing Organisation,(“ESPO”), framework agreement, (in accordance with the rules of the Framework and the Public Contracts Regulations 2015), for the award of a 5 year, 3 month Electronic Call Monitoring contract with an estimated maximum spend of £480k, resulting in an expected 5 year net saving of between £2 and £3 million across the community based care and support sector.




Publication date: 27/09/2017

Date of decision: 27/09/2017

Decided at meeting: 27/09/2017 - Cabinet

Date comes into force if not called in: 05/10/2017

Call-in deadline date: 04/10/2017

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