Issue details

Contract arrangements for Community Advice & Support

The Cabinet Member for Public Health and Wellbeing is asked to agree to the commencement of a procurement process starting in November 2021 to secure a contract relating to the provision of Community Advice & Support services in West Sussex from April 2022.

 

The County Council will procure a new service in partnership with, and at the request of, District & Borough partner-funders. Funding will be provided by all partners as per the contract specification with invoicing arrangements made with each individual local office.

 

The proposal is for the contract to run for a period of up to seven years (3+3+1 years). The total value of these contracts is approximately £1.1 million per annum.

 

The Cabinet Member for Public Health and Wellbeing is asked to agree to the commencement of a procurement process starting in November 2021 to secure a contract relating to the provision of Community Advice & Support services from April 2022 for a period of 3+3+1 years and to delegate the awarding of the contract and decisions about future extension of these contracts to the Executive Director Adults and Health.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: For Determination

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 19/08/2021

Decision due: December 2021 by Cabinet Member for Public Health and Wellbeing

Lead member: Councillor Bob Lanzer bob.lanzer@westsussex.gov.uk

Lead director: Director of Public Health

Contact: Seth Gottesman, Senior Contracts & Commissioning Officer Email: seth.gottesman@westsussex.gov.uk Tel: 033 022 28706.

Consultation process

 

Consultation with District and Borough Councils.

 

Representations concerning this proposed decision can be made to the Cabinet Member for Public Health and Wellbeing, via the officer contact, by the beginning of the month in which the decision is due to be taken.

 

Democratic Services Contact: Erica Keegan Tel: 033 022 26050

Background papers

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