Decision Maker: Corporate Director of Strategic Resources
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: No
To extend the current framework in place for
the supply of IT hardware purchased by the Authority for Schools,
Council buildings and non-Council small and medium enterprises. It
is used as a traded service to increase profitability for the
This is the first of three 12 month extension periods available now the initial term of 24 months has finished.
The contract in place works successfully allowing consumers such as schools the ability to choose from a range of suppliers available on the framework ensuring best value is sought with every purchase.
*PLEASE NOTE This decision was originally
published on or near the date of the decision and so call in no
longer applies. It has been re-published as part of the change in
committee management system that we use.*
To ensure continuity of the contract allowing the Authority to purchase IT hardware for our Council buildings and schools.
Re-procurement of this contract was not an
option due to the current climate around Covid-19. The partnership
between the Authority and the Supplier works successfully
therefore, it was deemed an extension would be more beneficial
economically and resourcefully. The contract in place adequately
meets the Authority’s requirements.
Publication date: 21/04/2021
Date of decision: 01/10/2020