Decision details

Contract Extension for the Provision of Primary Phase School Meals to seven schools in the Horsham area - OKD70 (20/21)

Decision Maker: Director of Education and Skills

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Following a competitive procurement process in 2017 a contract for the supply of primary phase school meals supplying 7 schools in the Horsham area was awarded to Easy Lunch. The initial award was for a period of 4 years, with the option to extend for up to a further 5 years.  The initial 4-year term of the contract is due to expire in July 2021.


Following extensive recent stakeholder engagement, the County Council proposes to extend the contract with Easy Lunch for the full 5-year period.


The Director of Education and Skills has approved the extension of the Primary Phase School Meals Contract for seven Horsham Schools for a period of 5 years ending in July 2026.

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Publication date: 22/03/2021

Date of decision: 22/03/2021

Effective from: 01/04/2021

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