Issue details

Community Meals Contract

To seek Cabinet approval to retender the Community Meals contract.

Contact Officer: Neil Penny

Please note: it is likely that part of this report will contain exempt information and will therefore not be available to the press and public. The reason the information is private is because ‘relevant information relates to the financial or business affairs of a particular person, including the Authority holding that information’ (Paragraph 3, of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972)’.

Representations requesting that the Authority give consideration to making the associated reports and any other documents relating to this matter accessible to the public should be received 7 clear days before the decision is to be taken.

Any representations should be made in writing to the Chief Executive (marked for the attention of Jo Moore), email: before 5pm on 6 October 2020.



Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000 and 2 Divisions affected;

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 14/05/2020

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - View reasons

Decision due: 14 Oct 2020 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member - Adult Social Care Commissioning


Relevant GCC staff
Current provider
Community Meals customers

Scrutiny Input: None

Planned Dates: 1st September 2020 – Proposed tender goes live 1st November 2020 - Tender closing date 1st December 2020 - Contract award 1st April 2021 - Mobilisation of new service


  • Previous cabinet decision paper 22 July 2015