Decision details

Award of contract for the Healthwatch Gloucestershire Service from 1st April 2024

Decision Maker: Director of Public Health

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

Pursuant to an Authorisation from Cabinet on 20th September 2023:
Healthwatch Gloucestershire Service

Following the conclusion of a competitive tender process for the supply of the Healthwatch Gloucestershire Service and having consulted the Leader of the Council (in his capacity as Cabinet Member for Public Health and Communities), the Council Member for ASC Commissioning and the Council Member for Children’s Safeguarding and Early Years, in accordance with the Cabinet decision dated 20th September 2023:

DECISION

To award a contract for the supply of Gloucestershire’s Healthwatch Service to The Care Forum. The proposed contract shall continue for an initial period of five years, commencing 1st April 2024, with a contract value not exceeding £269,000 per annum (£1,345,000 over the initial five-year term). The contract includes an option to extend its term for a period of two years on its fifth anniversary.

Decision:

Following the conclusion of a competitive tender process for the supply of the Healthwatch Gloucestershire Service and having consulted the Leader of the Council (in his capacity as Cabinet Member for Public Health and Communities), the Council Member for ASC Commissioning and the Council Member for Children’s Safeguarding and Early Years, in accordance with the Cabinet decision dated 20th September 2023:

 

DECISION

 

To award a contract for the supply of Gloucestershire’s Healthwatch Service to The Care Forum. The proposed contract shall continue for an initial period of five years, commencing 1st April 2024, with a contract value not exceeding £269,000 per annum (£1,345,000 over the initial five-year term). The contract includes an option to extend its term for a period of two years on its fifth anniversary.

Publication date: 01/02/2024

Date of decision: 09/01/2024

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