Decision details

Extension: Dynamic Purchasing System Contract for Learning and Development Service Training Providers ECR05 20-21

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Economy and Corporate Resources

Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The County Council shares a Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) for learning and development service training providers with East Sussex, Brighton & Hove and Surrey County Councils. The DPS was implemented in April 2017 following key decision CR05 16-17 in September 2016, with a validity period of 4 years which ends in March 2021




The Cabinet Member has endorsed:

(1) That the current Dynamic Purchasing System for the provision of learning and development (including apprenticeships), due to expire, on 31 March 2021 is extended for a further period of 2 years to 31 March 2023 with the option to extend its validity further pending its review at the end of the two years; and that

(2) authority is delegated to the Director of Human Resources & Organisational Development to agree the further extension to 31 March 2025 if required.  A further decision report would be published at that time.


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Publication date: 13/01/2021

Date of decision: 13/01/2021

Date comes into force if not called in: 25/01/2021

Call-in deadline date: 22/01/2021

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