Decisions by Individual Cabinet Members, Cabinet and Committees

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Decisions published

24/01/2022 - Replacement of Kitchens and Bathrooms, Fenwick Estate / Leigham Court Road Estate ref: 8059    For consultation

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Housing and Homelessness

Decision published: 14/01/2022

Effective from: 01/02/2022

Decision:

To award to Ser Contractor Ltd the contract for works consisting of the replacement of kitchen and bathrooms together with associated works to a maximum of £1.8m to 155 tenanted homes and to allocate additional funding as contingency up to the sum of £200,0000. Any identified additional works not covered by the framework specification will be covered through the contingency.  It is anticipated the works will commence during February 2022 for a contract period of six months. 

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Paul Ingram


21/01/2022 - Public Health England, Adult Weight Management services Grant 21/22 ref: 8058    For consultation

Decision Maker: Strategic Director: Integrated Health and Adults Care

Decision published: 13/01/2022

Effective from: 21/01/2022

Decision:

1.         To note the commitment to spend from 1 November 2021 to 31 January 2022 for an amount of £42,966.38

2.         To waive Contract Standing Order 8.2 due to demonstrable best interest and directly award the PHE Adult weight management services grant to Guys and St Thomas’s Hospital Trust from 1 February 2022 to 31 June 2022 for a total amount of £71,611

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);


21/01/2022 - Quietway 5 upgrade schemes – Experimental Traffic Order conversion to permanent Traffic Management Order ref: 8056    For consultation

Decision Maker: Assistant Director, Parking, Street Management and Commercial, Environment and Streetscene

Decision published: 13/01/2022

Effective from: 21/01/2022

Decision:

1.         Agree that the Experimental Traffic Orders used to deliver experimental schemes as part of Cycleway 5 on Windmill Drive, Sail Street, Larkhall Rise junction with Union Road, Bromells’ Road, Thorne Road junction – be converted to permanent Traffic Management Orders. For details on these projects go to section 5.

2.         To consider the Council’s statutory duties under the Traffic Management Act, including the Network Management Duty.

3.         To consider the Council’s statutory duties under the Equality Act including the discharge of the Public Sector Equalities Duty and any impact on Human Rights.

 

Wards affected: Clapham Common; Clapham Town; Larkhall; Oval; Stockwell;

Lead officer: Josh Learner


20/01/2022 - Neighbourhood Community Infrastructure Levy – Community Connections Fund ref: 8057    For consultation

Decision Maker: Deputy Leader of the Council (Planning, Investment and New Homes)

Decision published: 12/01/2022

Effective from: 28/01/2022

Decision:

1.    To allocate up to £4,000,000 from Neighbourhood Community Infrastructure Levy (NCIL) to create the Community Connections Fund and enable projects across the Neighbourhood Areas listed. The fund will be delivered in phases, starting with a £1m allocation that will launch in 2021-22.

2.    To delegate authority to the Co-Strategic Directors of Sustainable Growth and Opportunity, in consultation with the Deputy Leader of the Council (Planning, Investment and New Homes), to agree the details of the grant funding process (including the grant fund evaluation criteria and process).

 

3.    To delegate authority to the Co-Strategic Directors of Sustainable Growth and Opportunity, in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Planning, Investment and New Homes, to agree funding awards up to the value of £0.5m.

 

Wards affected: Bishop's; Brixton Hill; Coldharbour; Herne Hill; Larkhall; Oval; Prince's; Stockwell; Tulse Hill; Vassall;

Lead officer: Matt Dibben


19/01/2022 - ELEVATE programme – Contain Outbreak Management Funding 2022-2023 ref: 8055    For consultation

Decision Maker: Strategic Director: Sustainable Growth and Opportunity

Decision published: 11/01/2022

Effective from: 19/01/2022

Decision:

1.            To approve that £496,000 in COMF funding is used to support delivery of the ELEVATE programme activity as detailed in this report.

2.            To delegate authority to the Director of Economy, Culture and Skills to agree final funding allocations.

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Matthew Blades


19/01/2022 - Provision of the Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management Apprenticeship ref: 8052    For consultation

Decision Maker: Strategic Director: Finance and Investment

Decision published: 11/01/2022

Effective from: 19/01/2022

Decision:

1.    To approve a contract with Corndel Limited to deliver Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management apprenticeship programmes to approximately 30 of the Council’s existing middle managers at a cost of £210,000 over the period commencing 1 April 2022 to 31 May 2023 

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Robert Thatcher


10/01/2022 - Development of the former Patmos Lodge site at 53 Elliott Road, London ref: 8050    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Strategic Director: Sustainable Growth and Opportunity

Decision published: 10/01/2022

Effective from: 10/01/2022

Decision:

(1)       To authorise officers to instruct solicitors for the Council to enter into an Agreement for Lease with HFL for the Site.

 

(2)       On satisfaction of the conditions precedent contained in the Agreement to Lease, to authorise the Council to complete the Lease with HFL for the Site, in order for HFL to proceed with demolition and development works at the Site.

 

(3)        To authorise the Council to enter into such other legal agreements, such as wayleaves and party wall agreements as are required to enable the completion of the development at the Site.

 

Wards affected: Vassall;

Lead officer: Tom Branton


17/01/2022 - Disabled Persons’ Parking Places – 2021-22 Batch 1 ref: 8049    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Assistant Director, Parking, Street Management and Commercial, Environment and Streetscene

Decision published: 07/01/2022

Effective from: 17/01/2022

Decision:

1.               To have regard to the Equality Impact Assessment attached at Appendix I.

2.               To grant scheme approval for the measures described in this report and illustrated in Appendix A and Appendix C at a cost of £16,000.

3.               To authorise officers to carry out statutory consultation under Regulation 6 of the Local Authorities Traffic Orders (Procedure) (England & Wales) Regulations 1996 referred to below at paragraph 4 of this report.

4.               That subject to the above approval at recommendation 2 and due regard to the outcome of the consultation referred above, to agree to the implementation of these measures under sections 6, 45, 46, 49 and 124 of and Part IV of Schedule 9 to the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 for:

a)  the provision of disabled persons’ parking places at the locations listed in Appendix A to this report

b)  the revocation of those disabled persons’ parking places listed in Appendix C to this report as having had no objection to their removal

5.         That where material objections are received during the statutory consultation process referred to at 3, that any such objections received will be considered by way of a separate written report to the Assistant Director for Parking, Street Management and Commercial before a decision is reached on whether or not to proceed.

6.         That the Council does not hold a public inquiry prior to the publication of the statutory notice of proposals for the above.

 

Wards affected: Bishop's; Brixton Hill; Clapham Town; Ferndale; Gipsy Hill; Herne Hill; Knight's Hill; Larkhall; Oval; St Leonards; Streatham Hill; Streatham South; Streatham Wells; Thornton; Thurlow Park; Tulse Hill; Vassall;

Lead officer: Stefan Cuff


13/01/2022 - London Councils Grant Scheme ref: 8048    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Director of Finance and Property

Decision published: 05/01/2022

Effective from: 13/01/2022

Decision:

1.         To agree the proposed overall level of expenditure of £6.668m by the London Councils Grants Committee and approve Lambeth’s contribution of £238,367 for 2022/23

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Amaris Wong


10/01/2022 - Replacement of the Heating and Hot and Cold-Water Services to Elmwood Primary School ref: 8045    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Strategic Director: Resident Services

Decision published: 30/12/2021

Effective from: 10/01/2022

Decision:

1.    To award a contract to Oakray Ltd for Replacement of the Heating and Hot and Cold-Water Services to Elmwood Primary Schoolfor a contract sum of £414,750 and a client-held contingency, with a total maximum contract value of £476,963.10 commencing on early February 2022 for a period of 20 weeks.

 

Wards affected: Gipsy Hill;

Lead officer: Andre Gordon


06/01/2022 - Appointment of contractor for West Norwood Cemetery National Lottery Heritage Fund (NLHF) Project Package A1 (Restoration of St. Stephens Chapel and 14 monuments) ref: 8044    Recommendations Approved

To approve procurement and award of works for West Norwood cemetery National Heritage Lottery Project Package A1 (Restoration of St. Stephens Chapel and 14 monuments).

West Norwood Cemetery (WNC) is a significant Grade II* listed site founded in 1837, laid out in a ‘pleasure ground style’ to William Tite’s design. The London Borough of Lambeth (LBL) has successfully secured a significant grant from the National Lottery Heritage Fund (NLHF) to deliver a wide range of proposals for the conservation of West Norwood Cemetery in Lambeth.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Equalities and Culture

Decision published: 24/12/2021

Effective from: 14/01/2022

Decision:

1.            To approve the award of the contract to Sally Strachey Historic Conservation Ltd for the West Norwood Cemetery NLHF Project Package A1 (Restoration of St. Stephens Chapel and 14 monuments), for a contract sum of £1,400,440.51, commencing in January 2022 for a period of 38 calendar weeks.

 

Wards affected: Gipsy Hill;

Lead officer: Preeti Chatwal Kauffman


05/01/2022 - South Bank Spine Route Preliminary Design ref: 8041    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Strategic Director: Sustainable Growth and Opportunity

Decision published: 23/12/2021

Effective from: 05/01/2022

Decision:

1.         To authorise the drawdown and spend of £471,600 from the Capital Investment Programme provision for “Waterloo and South Bank Economic Recovery: public realm investment” to:

a.    Develop and provide monitoring for the preliminary design for the traffic restrictions (Experimental Traffic Orders).

b.    Develop the preliminary designs for the section of the Spine Route from Concert Hall Approach to Bernie Spain Gardens.

c.    Commission investigations and survey work to support project design and continuity of project development phases and accuracy of scheme costing.

 

Wards affected: Bishop's;

Lead officer: Matt Dibben


05/01/2022 - Stockwell Skatepark Refurbishment – Design and Build Contract Award ref: 8040    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Strategic Director: Resident Services

Decision published: 23/12/2021

Effective from: 05/01/2022

Decision:

To approve the award of the Stockwell Skatepark refurbishment contract to Betongpark Limited   at a maximum contract value of £408,000.

 

Wards affected: Ferndale;

Lead officer: Hanna Radlowska


05/01/2022 - 20mph Compliance Programme and Atkins Road Biodiverse Build-out ref: 8039    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Director of Infrastructure and Capital Delivery

Decision published: 23/12/2021

Effective from: 05/01/2022

Decision:

1.    To have regard to the Equality Impact Assessment prepared for the purposes of this report (Appendix D).

 

2.     To delegate to officers to carry out statutory consultation under Regulation 6 of the Local Authorities Traffic Orders (Procedure) (England & Wales) Regulations 1996 and under Section 90C of the Highways Act 1980 and referred to below in paragraphs 4.5 and 4.10 respectively.

 

3.     To grant scheme approval for the measures as described at Section 2 of this report and illustrated in the design drawings attached in Appendix B and C at a cost of £299,000 respectively.

 

4.     That subject to the above approval and due regard to the outcome of the consultation referred to in recommendation 2 above, to implement the scheme under permanent traffic management orders and traffic order notices made under the provisions of sections 6, 45, 49, 124 and Schedule 1 and Part IV of Schedule 9 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984.

 

5.     That, subject to the approval at recommendation 3 above, to delegate to the Director of Residents Services authority to consider by way of a written report objections resulting from the statutory consultation process under section 90C(4) of the Highways Act 1980 and following such consideration, whether or not to hold a local inquiry.

 

6.     Subject to approval of recommendation 4 above to approve use of £154,000 from the Sustainable Transport/Public Realm theme within the Capital Investment Programme (CIP) approved in July 2020 towards the implementation of the scheme referred to in paragraph 2, road danger and traffic speed reduction (20mph compliance) improvements to Leigham Court Road and Atkins Road. Along with the Atkins Road biodiverse build out as part of the borough’s resilience to; climate change, flood, heat and biodiversity risks and exposure to poor air quality outside schools, as illustrated on drawings no.TC_LCR_100_001, TC_LCR_100_002, TC_AR_100_001 Rev B and TC_AR_100_002 Rev A in Appendix B and C.

 

Wards affected: Streatham Wells; Thornton;

Lead officer: Alicia Barnes


05/01/2022 - Re-Procurement of Early Years Service Contracts ref: 8042    Recommendations Approved

Decision to award new contracts for targeted support under a recommissioning of Early Years services.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Children and Young People

Decision published: 23/12/2021

Effective from: 13/01/2022

Decision:

1.    To waive contract standing order 8.2 and directly award contracts to:

a.    St Michael’s Fellowship: Contract for the delivery of one to one and group based support for young parents of children antenatally and to age four. The contract will run from 1 January 2022 to 31 December 2023 at a value of £150,000 per annum and total value of £300,000, with the option to extend for a period of 12 months to 31 December 2024 for a total maximum contract value of £450,000.

b.    Merton and Lambeth Citizen’s Advice Service: Contract for the provision of financial advice services to cover money management; debt; and housing advice. The contract will run from 1 January 2022 to 31 December 2023 at a value of £80,000 per annum and total value of £160,000, with the option to extend for a period of 12 months to 31 December 2024 for a total maximum contract value of £240,000.

c.     The Centre for Parent and Child Support, South London and Maudsley: Contract for the delivery of the Empowering Parents, Empowering Communities (EPEC) programmes. The contract will run from 1 January 2022 to 31 December 2023 at a value of £152,000 per annum and total value of £304,000, with the option to extend for a period of 12 months to 31 December 2024 for a total maximum contract value of £456,000.

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Laura Griffin


05/01/2022 - Replacement of the Heating and Hot and Cold-Water Services to Holmewood Nursery, and Kingswood Lower ref: 8038    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Children and Young People

Decision published: 23/12/2021

Effective from: 13/01/2022

Decision:

To approve the award of the contract to Oakray Limited for Programme of M&E Works for a contract sum of £878,841 commencing in early February 2022 for a period of 25 weeks, and a client held contingency with the total contract sum not exceeding £970,000.

 

Wards affected: Brixton Hill;

Lead officer: Andre Gordon


05/01/2022 - Front Entrance Door (FED) Replacement Programme ref: 8043    Recommendations Approved

To approve the procurement and award of a new contract to undertake the Replacement of Front Entrance Doors.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Housing and Homelessness

Decision published: 23/12/2021

Effective from: 13/01/2022

Decision:

To award a contract for the provision of the front entrance door replacements to Gerda Security Holdings Ltd, as a direct call off, under the Pretium Frameworks – Fire Safety Services Lot 1, for a period of one year and for the overall budget sum of £3.4m, commencing in January 2022.

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Mark Todd


04/01/2022 - Replacement of the Heating and Hot and Cold-Water Services to Kingswood Primary School ref: 8037    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Strategic Director: Resident Services

Decision published: 22/12/2021

Effective from: 04/01/2022

Decision:

To approve the award of the contract to Oakray Limited for Replacement of the Heating and Hot and Cold-Water Services to Kingswood Primary Schoolfor a contract sum of £444,021, with a client-held contingency of £44,202.10, commencing early February 2022 for a period of 20 weeks.

 

Wards affected: Gipsy Hill;

Lead officer: Andre Gordon