Decision details

Care and Support at Bankhouse Extra Care Scheme

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


The proposed decision is to finalise the negotiations begun in 2012 to appoint One Housing Group as the provider of care and support at Bankhouse, a newly developed extra care scheme.

The contract will be for a period of 2 years, with a potential extension period of 1 year and with a cost of approximately £610,000 per annum when the scheme is at full operation.

The care and support service will be funded from existing adult social care budgets.


(1)          To note the spend from 10 July 2017 to 27 February 2018 for an amount of £175,000.


(2)          To waive 9.1 of the Contract Standing Orders (competition requirement for purchases and partnership arrangements), in order to award a contract for care and support at Bankhouse Extra Care Scheme to One Housing Group from 10 July 2017 to 9 July 2019, with the option to extend for one year to 9 July 2020 at a maximum cost of £1,853,000 over the extended term (inclusive of the £175,000 spent from 10 July 2017 to 27 February 2018).

Publication date: 15/03/2018

Date of decision: 23/03/2018

Effective from: 31/03/2018

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