Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Health and Social Care (job-share)
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Previous contract has been extended until December 31st 2015.
New contract required from January 1st 2016, for two years.
There are plans to reduce usage of this transport over the course of the new contract, but those that currently use it are assessed as requiring it as part of their assessed social care needs (Care Act 2014).
1. To note the additional expenditure covering 1st October 2015 to 31st August 2016 at the value of £1,076,404.
2. To approve an extension for up to 16 months (with an early termination clause) to CT Plus from 1st September 2016 to 31st December 2017 as this is demonstrably in the Council’s and service users’ best interest. The maximum contract value for the 16 month term is estimated to be £1,453,280.
3. The accompanying part II report is exempt from disclosure by virtue of the following paragraphs of Schedule 12A to the Local Government Act 1972: Paragraph 3: Information relating to the financial or business affairs of any person (including the authority holding that information) and to information in respect of which a claim to legal professional privilege could be maintained.
Publication date: 22/08/2016
Date of decision: 31/08/2016
Effective from: 08/09/2016