Decision details

Award of Contract for Voice and Network Infrastructure Services (Forward Plan Reference FP946)

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 contracts for these services.


(1)        The Decision Taken




That, in accordance with the unanimous recommendation of the General Procurement Board, the award of contracts for these services be approved as follows:-


1)    Lot 1 (Voice Services) to Britannic Technologies for a period of four years from 1 December 2019.


2)    Lot 2 (Network Services) to Daisy Communications Limited for a period of four years from 1 December 2019.


(2)        Reasons for the Decision


Contracts needed to be in place to ensure that the voice and network infrastructure was adequately monitored and if any incidents occurred that they were acted on in a timely manner and by a company with the technical skills to provide a suitable support service.


With the impending expiry of the current contract a procurement exercise had taken place.

Report author: David Houghton

Publication date: 08/11/2019

Date of decision: 05/11/2019

Decided at meeting: 05/11/2019 - Cabinet

Effective from: 15/11/2019

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