Issue details

Children's Transport Contract Re-procurement of Service 2024

1.    Cabinet agree the recommendation for the Council to collaborate with Essex County Council (ECC) on a procurement exercise for a Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) and to undertake further competition via the DPS to award contracts for Children’s home to school transport as set out in section 3.  



2.    Cabinet agree that the Director of Children’s Services, in consultation with the Education Portfolio Holder is given delegated authority to award contracts following further competitions under the DPS.


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 11/09/2023

Decision due: 13 Dec 2023 by Cabinet

Lead member: Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Change and Improvement

Lead director: Sheila Murphy (Executive Director Children's Services)

Contact: Sheila Murphy, Executive Director Children's Services Email: