Issue details

LGFL, Network, Portal and Management Services Contract Extension

The Local Authority Schools ICT service aggregates broadband and a range of associated services on behalf of schools. The service provider, The London Grid for Learning (LGfL), was set up by and is subscribed to by all 33 London Authorities. In 2011 LGFL procured, Virgin Media as its new broadband supplier. This service provides connectivity to the Internet and other services to all schools in Lambeth. This contract extension is for the provision of a broadband connection to Lambeth’s schools for the next three years. Schools have a direct contractual arrangement with LGFL and almost all Lambeth schools are about to begin year three of a five year contract.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: 2. Financial;

Decision status: Abandoned

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 28/06/2013

Decision due: 7 Jul 2014 by Deputy Leader of the Council (Finance and Resources)

First appeared on forward plan: 28 June 2013

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Families and Young People

Lead director: Executive Director of Children and Young People's Service

Department: Children and Young People's Service

Contact: David O'Neill, Education Strategy Manager David O’Neill, tel 020 7926 3225 Email: DONeill@lambeth.gov.uk Tel: 020 7926 3225.

Consultation process

Schools

Documents List: Delegated Decision Report for the original award

Background papers