Issue details

Approval of arrangements to procure services under the Multiply initiative

To agree a combination of direct awards, grants and limited light touch tender activity, moving to a preferred supplier model in 2023/24 to deliver the Multiply programme.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure >£500,000 & Affects from than one division;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 18/07/2022

Decision due: 20 Sep 2022 by Corporate Director Children and Young People's Services

Lead member: Executive Member for Education, Learning & Skills

Lead director: Corporate Director Children and Young People's Services

Contact: Paul Cliff, Shared Head of Adult Learning and Skills Email:

Consultation process

By way of a broadcast Teams meeting on 21st July 2022, with follow up email opportunity for comment


Providers of Adult education, community and voluntary organisations