Issue details

Local Welfare Provision 2022-2024 Contract Extension

To seek approval to exercise an option to extend the term of the council’s existing Gloucestershire Welfare Support contract for a period of 2 years (2022/23 & 2023/24), following the expiry of its initial 3 year term.


Decision type: Key

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

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 17/01/2022

Decision due: 23 Feb 2022 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cllr Stephen Davies, Cabinet Member for Children’s SafeGuarding and Early Years

Contact: Chris Spencer, Director of Children's Services Email:


Agenda items

Background papers

  • Cabinet Decision (18/07/2018) Tender and award a contract to deliver Gloucestershire Welfare Support Scheme  
  • ICM Decision (29/05/2020) COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Fund for Food and Essential Supplies.