Decision details

Library Stock Contract for the Purchase of Books and DVDs

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Equalities and Culture

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


1.         To approve Lambeth Libraries remaining a member of the Central Buying Consortium (CBC) and paying a management fee of 1% of the value of the of the amounts invoiced to Lambeth Libraries under the CBC Library Contract for 3 years.


2.         To use the CBC contract with Askews and Holts Library Services Ltd, the supplier selected via the tender process for the supply of books and DVDs, for three years from 01 April 2021 to 31 March 2024 inclusive at a cost of £270,00 per annum, including the 1% management fee, for 3 years.


Publication date: 25/05/2021

Date of decision: 03/06/2021

Effective from: 12/06/2021

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