Decision details

Contract for Specialist Professional Support Housing Repair & Maintenance Services

Decision Maker: Strategic Director: Resident Services

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Following a competitive process via the Bloom’s neutral vendor facility, this report recommends the appointment of Just Housing Group for the provision of professional support in the procurement of the council’s major housing contracts, which are soon to expire in 2020.

A range of delivery models for the arrangement of the council’s future housing contracts are proposed (namely framework, long term contracts and direct labour organisation) and this appointment would allow the council to commence effective procurement of the housing services immediately.


To approve the award of Just Housing Group through the Bloom Framework for the provision of expert procurement consultancy support from July 2019 to 31 October 2020 for the overall contract sum of £329,965 and a contingency, details of which are provided in the Part II report.

Publication date: 11/07/2019

Date of decision: 19/07/2019

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