Issue details

Arle Court Transport Hub Bus Service and Cafe Concessionary Contracts

To seek Cabinet approval to procure and award the following:


1.     A seven-year contract for a high frequency bus service to serve the new Arle Court Transport Hub. The proposed contract shall operate for an initial period of seven years and include an option to extend its term for a further period of not more than three years.

2.     A ten-year concession contract, with up to a five-year extension to operate a café concession at the new Arle Court Transport Hub

Decision type: Key

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

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 19/02/2024

Decision due: 27 Mar 2024 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cllr Philip Robinson, Cabinet Member for Education, Skills and Bus Transport


Agenda items

Background papers

  • Transport Act 1985 (  
  • Bus Services Act 2017 ( ?  
  • Transport Hub Construction Cabinet Report