Decisions by Individual Cabinet Members, Cabinet and Committees

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Decisions published

12/08/2022 - Variation to Oracle Cloud Licences Contract ref: 8228    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Strategic Director: Resident Services

Decision published: 04/08/2022

Effective from: 12/08/2022

Decision:

1.         To approve a variation to the Council’s existing Oracle Cloud subscriptions contract to incorporate the purchase of additional Oracle Cloud subscriptions at a cost of £106,000 to the end of the current contract in February 2023. 

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Joseph Lindsay


10/08/2022 - Joint Housing & CSC housing-related support pathway for young people – Lots 1-3 - approved provider list and delegated authority ref: 8226    Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Children and Young People

Decision published: 02/08/2022

Effective from: 18/08/2022

Decision:

1.         To appoint providers to three APLs (Approved Provider Lists) within the Joint Housing and Children’s Social Care housing-related support pathway for young people:

           Lot 1: For the provision of housing-related support services – CAYSH, Centrepoint Soho, Depaul UK, Evolve Housing and Support, Family Mosaic Housing, Look Ahead Care and Support, NA, Single Homeless Project, Young London Plus

           Lot 2: For the provision of housing-related support services for young parents and babies – Centrepoint Soho, Depaul UK, Evolve Housing and Support

           Lot 3: For the provision of housing-related support services for unaccompanied asylum-seeking young people – CAYSH, Centrepoint Soho, Depaul UK, Evolve Housing and Support, Look Ahead Care and Support, NA, Single Homeless Project, Young London Plus

2.         To delegate authority to the Director of Housing to award contracts to successful providers on each of the three APLs, following a number of call-off processes. The contracts will run for five years with expected dates from 2022-2027, with an option to extend for a further two years to 2029.

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Sophie Konradsen


10/08/2022 - Joint Housing & CSC housing-related support pathway for young people – Lots 4-7 - award of single contracts ref: 8227    Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Children and Young People

Decision published: 02/08/2022

Effective from: 18/08/2022

Decision:

1.    To award the following contracts for services within the new Joint Housing & Children’s Social Care housing-related support pathway for young people:

·         Lot 4: For the provision of a Supported Lodgings service - Depaul UK

·         Lot 5: For the provision of a Housing First service – Centrepoint Soho

·         Lot 6: For the provision of a Floating Support service – St Giles Trust

·         Lot 7: For the provision of an Early Intervention and Mediation service – Depaul UK

The contracts will run for five years with expected dates from 2022-2027, with an option to extend for a further two years to 2029.

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Sophie Konradsen


20/07/2022 - Business Plan 2022-23 ref: 8191    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Pensions Committee

Made at meeting: 20/07/2022 - Pensions Committee

Decision published: 01/08/2022

Effective from: 20/07/2022

Decision:

Robert Browning, Head of Treasury and Pensions, introduced the report and noted:

  • It set out key objectives of the Pension Fund for 2022-23, such as administration and governance, communications, actuarial findings, funding, finance and risk management, and the wider Investment Strategy.
  • The administration and governance objectives ensured the Fund continued to be run in accordance with the relevant Regulations and agreed service standards and identified and rectified any instances of non-compliance at the earliest opportunity.
  • The Fund’s Investment Strategy will be revised later in the year and the investment management contract was being retendered.

 

RESOLVED:

  1. To approve the Business Plan for 2022/23.

 


08/08/2022 - ELEVATE Careers ref: 8224    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Strategic Director: Sustainable Growth and Opportunity

Decision published: 29/07/2022

Effective from: 08/08/2022

Decision:

1.    To approve ELEVATE Careers grants over two years totalling £355,000

2.    To approve £178,444 of grant awards this year to the successful applicants in section 2 of this report.

3.    To delegate authority to the Director of Economy, Culture, and Skills to approve grant awards of up to £176,556 following a second-round grant funding process in 2023.

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Alice Edwards


08/08/2022 - Highways Improvement Programme (HIP) 2022-23- Footway Renewal ref: 8225    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Sustainable Lambeth and Clean Air

Decision published: 29/07/2022

Effective from: 16/08/2022

Decision:

1.    To approve the next programme of footway works for the 2022/23 Highways Improvement Programme.

2.    To allocate £3.320m from the approved CIP ‘theme’ budget for the Highways Improvement Programme (HIP) approved by Cabinet in July 2020 for this programme. This funding will be used to deliver the footway renewal programme in 2022/23, with all spend scheduled to be completed by end of March 2023.

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Tony Ajala


05/08/2022 - Introducing the Street Works Enforcement Policy ref: 8223    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Strategic Director: Resident Services

Decision published: 28/07/2022

Effective from: 05/08/2022

Decision:

1.         To approve the Street Works Enforcement Policy as shown in Appendix A, which will be effective immediately and provide a basis for responding to enquiries and freedom of information (FOI) requests regarding enforcement and prosecutions of street works and other activities affecting the road network.

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Andrew Skilton


05/08/2022 - The consolidation of static traffic orders and consultation ref: 8222    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Sustainable Lambeth and Clean Air

Decision published: 28/07/2022

Effective from: 13/08/2022

Decision:

1.         To approve and authorise statutory consultation to be undertaken on the consolidation of all permanent parking related traffic management orders in the borough (parking places, waiting, stopping, and loading restrictions) as shown in Appendix A.

 

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

 

3.         That, subject to the above approval, to agree to the implementation of the proposals under Sections  6, 45, 46, 49, 63 and 124 of and Part IV of Schedule 9 to the Road Traffic Regulation Act 19841, of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, subject to no material objections resulting from the statutory consultation process, but that any objections  received are considered by the Assistant Director of Parking, Street Management and Commercial by way of a written report before a decision is reached. Once made the above orders would supersede and replace the extant static traffic order detailed in Appendix B.

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Marc Theophilus


04/08/2022 - Contract award for Adults Mental Health Community Support and Supported Accommodation ref: 8221    

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Healthier Communities (job-share)

Decision published: 27/07/2022

Effective from: 12/08/2022

Decision:

 

Lot 1: Contract for Independent Living & Medication Support Service (Community/Floating Support):

1.         To approve the contract award for Lot 1 to Look Ahead Housing & Care.

2.         To approve the award of a 3-year contract with the option to extend for an additional 2 years subject to performance and outcomes. The contract shall commence on 01 October 2022 and end on 30 September 2025, with an option to extend by a further 2 years to 30 September 2027.

3.         To approve the annual contract value of £653,733.65, with a total contract value of £3,268,668.25 over the 5-year term.

 

 

Lot 2: Contract for Peripatetic Recovery and Reablement Service (Supported Accommodation):

1.         To approve the contract award for Lot 2 to Metropolitan Thames Valley (MTVH).

2.         To approve the award of a 3-year contract with the option to extend for an additional 2 years subject to performance and outcomes. The contract shall commence on 01 October 2022 and end on 30 September 2025, with an option to extend by a further 2 years to 30 September 2027.

3.         To approve the annual contract value of £342,719.86, with a total contract value of £1,713,599.28 over the 5-year term.

Lot 3: Contract for Step Forward Recovery Cluster (Supported Accommodation):

1.         To approve the contract award for Lot 3 to Look Ahead Housing & Care.

2.         To approve the award of a 3-year contract with the option to extend for an additional 2 years subject to performance and outcomes. The contract shall commence on 01 October 2022 and end on 30 September 2025, with an option to extend by a further 2 years to 30 September 2027.

3.         To approve the annual contract value of £756,030.63, with a total contract value of £3,780,153.14 over the 5-year term.

To approve the combined annual contract value for Lots 1, 2 and 3 of £1,752,484.13, with a total contract value of £8,762,420.67 over the 5-year term.

 

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Dulwinder Jandu


03/08/2022 - Climate Adaptation: Lambeth Sustainable Urban Drainage (Suds) Programme ref: 8213    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Sustainable Lambeth and Clean Air

Decision published: 26/07/2022

Effective from: 11/08/2022

Decision:

1.    To approve the 2022-2025 SuDS programme list of schemes set out in Figure 2 and Table 3.

2.    To approve a budget of £6,000,000 for the Climate Adaptation: Lambeth Sustainable Drainage (SuDS) Programme.

3.    To approve that £3,550,000 of the budget is funded through the existing climate change capital allocation and £2,450,000 from a Thames Water grant.

4.    To consider the Equalities Impact Assessment relating to this report.

5.    To delegate authority to the Assistant Director for Sustainable Development and Climate Change Response to amend and develop the programme as necessary in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Sustainable Lambeth and Clean Air.

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Hannah Jameson


02/08/2022 - Proposed Introduction of Dockless E-Scooter Bays – Borough-wide ref: 8217    Recommendations Approved

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

Decision published: 25/07/2022

Effective from: 02/08/2022

Decision:

 

1.    To carry out statutory consultation under Regulation 6 of the Local Authorities Traffic Orders (Procedure) (England & Wales) Regulations 1996 (the 1996 Regulations) following approval; of this report in July.

 

2.    To approve the measures as described at Section 2 of this report and illustrated in the design drawing attached in Appendix A at a cost of approximately £8,000.

 

3.    That subject to the above approval and due regard to the outcome of the consultation referred to in recommendation 1 above, to implement the scheme under experimental traffic management orders made under the provisions of sections 9, 10, 124, Schedule 1 and Part IV of Schedule 9 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and that the notices of making for the Experimental Traffic Orders contain the statements specified in Schedule 5 of the Local Authorities' Traffic Orders (Procedure) (England and Wales) Regulations 1996.

 

4.    Subject to the approval of recommendation 3, any valid objections received in the statutory representations period pursuant to Regulation 23(3) of the 1996 Regulations will be considered by way of a written report to Assistant Director – Parking, street Management & Commercial before a decision is reached upon whether or not any of the provisions of the experimental order will be made permanent and following such consideration, whether or not to hold a public inquiry.

 

5.    That, after consultation with the Chief Officer of Police, any modifications to any Experimental Order which renders it less restrictive may be authorised by the Assistant Director – Parking, street Management & Commercial without the requirement to re-advertise the Order under Section 10(2) of the said Act.

 

Wards affected: Brixton Acre Lane; Brixton North; Brixton Windrush; Clapham East; Clapham Town; Herne Hill and Loughborough Junction; Kennington; Myatt's Fields; Oval; Streatham Common and Vale; Streatham Wells; Waterloo and South Bank; West Dulwich;

Lead officer: Elliot Quinn


02/08/2022 - Social Housing Decarbonisation Fund (SHDF) Wave 1 ref: 8218    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Leader of the Council

Decision published: 25/07/2022

Effective from: 10/08/2022

Decision:

1.    To award a contract for the provision of energy efficiency measures to Breyer Group, as a direct call off, under the South-East Consortium Framework – Zero Carbon Solutions – Zero Carbon Delivery Partners Lot 10, for a period of ten months, with effect from June 2022 to March 2023 for the overall budget sum of £4.002m.

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Michael Axtell


29/07/2022 - Tier 2 Adult Weight Management Services – Proposed 12-month extension to current contract with Guys and St Thomas Hospital NHS Foundation Trust ref: 8216    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Strategic Director: Integrated Health and Adults Care

Decision published: 21/07/2022

Effective from: 29/07/2022

Decision:

1.         To approve an extension for up to 12 months (with a 6-month break clause) to Lambeth’s current contract with Guys and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust (GSTT) for the Tier 2 adult weight management service, on the same terms and conditions from 1 April 2023 to 31 March 2024 with a maximum contract value of up to £360,000.

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Alex Jackson


29/07/2022 - Contract Award – Waterloo Station Masterplan ref: 8215    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Strategic Director: Sustainable Growth and Opportunity

Decision published: 21/07/2022

Effective from: 29/07/2022

Decision:

 

1.            To approve the award of the contract to Grimshaw Architects to develop and deliver the Waterloo Station masterplan, in a 9-month period - commencing in September 2022, for the value of £343,166.

 

2.         To approve a contingency sum of £68,633 to be held for any unforeseen or additional project requirements.

 

Wards affected: Waterloo and South Bank;

Lead officer: Alessia Montero


29/07/2022 - Growing Brixton’s Rec Quarter Consultancy Contract Variation – Avison Young ref: 8214    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Strategic Director: Sustainable Growth and Opportunity

Decision published: 21/07/2022

Effective from: 29/07/2022

Decision:

1.         To grant permission to increase the contractual arrangement (Purchase Order) value of Avison Young by £100,000.00 to a maximum value of £354,858.

 

2.         To grant a new contract and extend the current arrangements until planning permission is secured, with effect from July 2022.

 

Wards affected: Brixton Windrush;

Lead officer: Alessia Montero


25/07/2022 - Proposed Introduction of Electric Vehicle Recharging Bays – (Retrofit batch 3) – representations received in statutory consultation period ref: 8211    Recommendations Approved

1.         To have regard to the EQIA prepared for the purpose of this report (Appendix G).

2.         Following consideration of the representations and objections received in respect of various EV recharging bay proposals as detailed in Appendix A, as well as other comments outlined in this report, to:

a.         abandon the proposals to introduce an EV bay outside no. 70 Claylands Road.

b.         authorise the making of Traffic Management Orders (TMOs) for the proposed EV bays listed in Appendix F to this report, and the implementation of these EV bays.

 

3.         To agree to the implementation of the agreed measures under sections 6, 45, 46, 49, 124 and Schedule 1 and Part IV of Schedule 9 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984.

 

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

Decision published: 15/07/2022

Effective from: 25/07/2022

Wards affected: Brixton Acre Lane; Brixton North; Brixton Rush Common; Brixton Windrush; Clapham Town; Gipsy Hill; Kennington; Knight's Hill; Myatt's Fields; Oval; St Martin's; Stockwell East; Stockwell West and Larkhall; Streatham Common and Vale; Streatham Hill East; Streatham Hill West and Thornton; Streatham St Leonard's; Vauxhall; Waterloo and South Bank; West Dulwich;

Lead officer: Gavin Woolery-Allen


25/07/2022 - Proposed Introduction of Electric Vehicle Recharging Bays – (Retrofit batch 2) – representations received in statutory consultation period ref: 8209    Recommendations Approved

1.         To have regard to the EQIA prepared for the purpose of this report (Appendix F).

 

2.         Following consideration of the representations and, specifically the objections received in respect of various EV recharging bay proposals as detailed in Appendix D, to authorise the making of Traffic Management Orders (TMOs) for the proposed EV bays listed in Appendix G to this report and the implementation of these EV bays.

 

3.         To agree to the implementation of these measures under sections 6, 45, 46, 49, 124 and Schedule 1 and Part IV of Schedule 9 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984.

 

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

Decision published: 15/07/2022

Effective from: 25/07/2022

Wards affected: Brixton Acre Lane; Brixton North; Brixton Rush Common; Brixton Windrush; Clapham Common and Abbeville; Clapham East; Clapham Park; Clapham Town; Gipsy Hill; Herne Hill and Loughborough Junction; Kennington; Knight's Hill; Myatt's Fields; St Martin's; Stockwell East; Stockwell West and Larkhall; Streatham Common and Vale; Streatham Hill East; Streatham Hill West and Thornton; Streatham Wells; West Dulwich;

Lead officer: Gavin Woolery-Allen


25/07/2022 - Statutory Consultation Objections to amendment of parking layout to accommodate installation of Vehicle Crossovers within Controlled Parking Zones (CPZs) - Batch 1 2021-22 ref: 8208    Recommendations Approved

1.            Following consideration of representations and objections received during statutory consultation detailed in this report, to make Traffic Management Orders to amend the parking layout to facilitate the installation of vehicle crossovers in Appendix A at:

a.    No. 1 Alderton Road, at a total cost of £2,000 within the Herne Hill ‘N’ CPZ.

b.    No. 2 Chesham Road, at a total cost of £2,000 within the Stockwell ‘S’ CPZ.

c.     No. 20 The Chase and No. 114 St Alphonsus Road, at a total cost of £4,000 within the Clapham ‘C’ CPZ.

d.    No. 105 Downton Avenue, at a total cost of £2,000 within the Streatham Hill East ‘M’ CPZ.

e.    No. 17 Montrell Road, at a total cost of £2,000 within the Streatham Hill West ‘G’ CPZ.

 

2.         To note the Equality Impact Assessment at Appendix C.

 

3.         To exercise discretion not to hold a public inquiry pursuant to Regulation 9 of the Local Authorities Traffic Orders (Procedure) (England and Wales) Regulations 1996.

 

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

Decision published: 15/07/2022

Effective from: 25/07/2022

Wards affected: Clapham East; Clapham Town; Herne Hill and Loughborough Junction; Streatham Hill East; Streatham Hill West and Thornton;

Lead officer: Caroline Stanyon