Issue details

Options Appraisal for Highway Engineering Design and Consultancy (2020)

To identify how the provision of Highway Engineering Design and Consultancy services will be provided to North Yorkshire Council from 1 April 2024 as the current contract comes to an end on 31 March 2024.
The report was provided in two stages; Stage 1 detailed six potential options, and it was recommended that two options be considered further (options 2 and 3). Stage 2 reviewed these options in more detail and provided a final recommendation for the new arrangement for these services.
The decision required is approval for option 3, Align Property Partners to provide the core services from 1 April 2024, supporting the Council’s in-house design team, with specialist services provided through an existing external multi-supplier framework.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 28/07/2023

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - View reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
Appendices 1 & 2 contain information relating to the business affairs of Align Property Partners Limited and it is considered that the public interest in maintaining the exemption outweighs the public interest in disclosing the information

Decision due: 20 Dec 2023 by Assistant Director - Highways and Transportation, Parking Services, Parks & Grounds

Lead member: Executive Member for Highways & Transportation

Lead director: Corporate Director of Environment

Contact: Tricia Richards Email: Email:



  • Options Appraisal for Highway Engineering Design and Consultancy (2020)