Decision details

Exemption from Procurement Rules

Decision Maker: Housing & Community Services Portfolio Holder

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


1)  That an Exemption be approved in accordance with Paragraph 2.7 (a) of the Council’s Procurement Rules and the Service Director (Housing and Property) be authorised to enter into a 12 month contract with Tunstall Healthcare (UK) Limited in 2020/2021 to provide a maintenance service for all of the Council’s Careline equipment at a cost of around £63,000, funded from the existing Sheltered Units Management Budgets, without the need to seek a minimum of three tenders.  


2)  That during 2020/2021 a competitive tender exercise for the maintenance of all the Council’s Careline alarm equipment be undertaken and this contract commence when the 12 month contract with Tunstall Healthcare (UK) Limited expires.


Publication date: 12/11/2019

Date of decision: 12/11/2019

Effective from: 20/11/2019

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