Issue details

Plan for the Minor Adaptations Service and Servicing and Repair of Community Equipment

To seek approval to undertake a procurement exercise and award contracts to enable the council to continue to provide, with effect from 1st August 2024, minor adaptation services and the servicing and repair of community equipment.


The continued provision of such services will enable the council to discharge its statutory duty under the Care Act 2014 by providing support to individuals that enables them to stay independent and safe within their own homes.




Decision type: Key

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

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 16/10/2023

Decision due: 22 Nov 2023 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cllr Carole Allaway-Martin, Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care Commissioning


Agenda items

Background papers

  • Gloucestershire Industrial Services (GIS) Healthcare - Procurement of Service & Maintenance Contract:  
  • Extension of existing Medequip and We Care & Repair Contracts (28.06.22):  
  • Extension of Medequip and We Care & Repair contracts for a further 12 months: