Decision details

Launching a new self-isolation support offer to Lambeth residents affected by Covid-19

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Finance and Performance

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


1.         To approve the direct award of a contract for the provision of a new Stay Home Safely service to Age UK Lambeth from 29 March 2021 to 26 September 2021 for an amount of up to £160,000, with the option to extend by two three-month periods to a 29 March 2022, with a maximum contract value of £332,000.


2.         To establish a new £500 payment scheme for those who largely meet the criteria of the main or discretionary Test & Trace Support Payment scheme but lack an NHS Test & Trace reference number, at a cost of £480,980 for 6 months from 29 March 2021.


3.         To offer catered 10-day hotel stays for those residents do not have the space to safely isolate from other members of the household, at a cost of £9,100 based on a projection of 13 individuals requiring accommodation.


4.         To approve programme management costs and 10% contingency costs of £76,508.


Urgent item?: Yes

Publication date: 26/03/2021

Date of decision: 26/03/2021

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