Decision details

Recommissioning Youth Support Services – an extension to the current contract

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member - Children's Safeguarding and Early Years

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To seek Cabinet Member agreement for an extension of 9 months to the existing Youth Support Services contract due to expire on 30th September 2022, to allow additional time for the consideration of the full range of potential options for future provision of the Youth Support Service.

Any representations should be sent to:

Name: James Nwaogwugwu

Telephone: 01452 325061


By 5pm, 16th August 2022



In coming to this decision I have given due and full regard to the requirements of the public sector equality duty contained in section 149 of the Equality Act 2010 (“the Act”) by reference to the law itself and also the relevant Equality Impact Assessment, which was prepared in accordance with the requirements of the Act.


Having fully considered all the available information, I have decided to reject the alternative options and take the recommended decision to:


Extend the Youth Support Services contract with The Prospects Group for an additional 9 months from 1st October 2022 to 30 June 2023.



For the reasons set out in the report.


Publication date: 17/08/2022

Date of decision: 17/08/2022

Effective from: 25/08/2022

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