Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Award of Contract
Exempt report of the Corporate Director (Resources, Environment and Cultural Services) on the award of contract for the sale of textiles through a consortium of Hertfordshire Councils of which this authority was the lead Council.
(1) The Decision Taken
That the General Procurement Board recommendation that a three year contract (with an optional one year extension), commencing on 1 April 2019 be awarded to Hotpursuit Enterprises Ltd (T/A Cookstown Textile Recyclers) be approved.
(2) Reasons for the Decision
The Council was the lead authority in a consortium of Hertfordshire Councils (known as the Hertfordshire Waste Partnership) for the sale of textiles which the public deposited in recycling banks.
A procurement process to appoint a contractor to provide the service was undertaken and overseen by the Council’s Member General Procurement Board.
Report author: Durk Reyner
Publication date: 08/02/2019
Date of decision: 05/02/2019
Decided at meeting: 05/02/2019 - Cabinet
Effective from: 15/02/2019