Issue details

Award of contract for the expansion of Palatine Primary School

Palatine Primary School in Worthing caters for a wide range of Special Educational Needs for children aged between 2 and 11 with moderate, severe or profound learning needs.

 

Following a review of existing and projected numbers on roll, the need for capital investment in the school was identified to meet an increase in pupils from 153 to 177. As part of a separate key decision process the Cabinet Member for Education and Skills approved the allocation of capital funding from the Basic Need Capital Programme to provide additional accommodation at Palatine Primary School.  The Cabinet Member also delegated authority to the Director of Property and Assets to award the contract for the expansion project (decision ES13(20/21) refers.

 

Further to this delegation of authority from the Cabinet Member, the Director of Property and Assets will be asked to approve the award of contract for the expansion of Palatine Primary School.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: For Determination

Divisions affected: Northbrook;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 04/01/2021

Decision due: October 2021 by Director of Property and Assets

Lead member: Andrew Edwards, Director of Property and Assets andrew.edwards@westsussex.gov.uk

Lead director: Andrew Edwards

Contact: Paul Hemming, Contracts Officer Email: paul.hemming@westsussex.gov.uk Tel: 033 022 23519.

Consultation process

Representations concerning this proposed decision can be made to the Director of Property and Assets, via the officer contact, by the beginning of the month in which the decision is due to be taken.

Consultees

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Democratic Services Contact: Wendy Saunders - Tel: 033 022 22553

Background papers

  • Cabinet Member Decision ES13(20/21)