Issue details

Housing Compliance and Transformation Contract

To seek Cabinet approval for an exception of Contract Procedure Rules to facilitate the award of a contract for the provision of specialist external housing compliance and service improvement short-term capacity and support.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 26/04/2021

Anticipated restriction: Fully exempt  - View reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
This matter will be dealt with during the private part of the meeting. This matter is considered to be commercially confidential and contains exempt information, as detailed below:

1. The report will contain “exempt” information which falls within paragraph 3 of part 1 of schedule 12A to the Local Government Act 1972 “Information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person including the authority holding the information; and

2. In relation to the “exempt” information, it has been determined that the public interest in maintaining the exemption outweighs the public interest in disclosing the information because of the serious consequences for the authority and others if the information should come into the public domain.

Decision due: 25 May 2021 by Cabinet

Contact: Kevin Scarlett, Service Director Email: kevinscarlett@gateshead.gov.uk Tel: 0191 4335306.