Decision details

Investment in electric sweeping vehicles

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Children and Young People

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Approve the purchase of five electric Small Mechanical Broom vehicles to enhance the street cleansing service and reduce vehicle emissions in Lambeth.


1.    To approve expenditure of £585,000 to procure five electric small mechanical brooms (Green Machine 500ZE). The expenditure is to be through a revenue contribution to capital.


2.    To vary the current waste and cleansing contract with Veolia from 15 March 2018 to the contract end date of 31 March 2021 in order to incorporate the service enhancements arising from the proposed investment.

Publication date: 05/03/2018

Date of decision: 13/03/2018

Effective from: 21/03/2018

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