Decision details

Future options to deliver the Household Recycling Centre (HRC) Service

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Information Only

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Cabinet considered options for the delivery of Gloucestershire’s Household Recycling Centre (HRC) Service.


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




Delegate authority to the Executive Director for Economy, Environment and Infrastructure to:


1)    Award to Ubico Limited, (a local authority owned “teckal” company of which GCC is a shareholder), without further competition,  a contract for the provision of Household Recycling Centre Management Services at all 5 County Council HRC sites in Gloucestershire. The proposed contract shall continue for an initial period of 5 years (commencing 7th August 2021) and include an option to extend its term for a further period of not more than 2 years.


2)    Exercise a 1 year extension option, (to expire 31st March 2022), under each of the current materials reprocessing contracts listed in Annex 1 that were awarded under the Dynamic Procurement System described therein (the “DPS Materials Contracts”).

Report author: Cllr Nigel Moor FRTPI FRSA

Publication date: 22/07/2020

Date of decision: 22/07/2020

Decided at meeting: 22/07/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 30/07/2020

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