Decision details

Queensway House Cladding (Forward Plan Reference FP1000)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To award contract.


Exempt report of the Corporate Director (Housing and Communities) on the cladding works at Queensway House.


(1)       The Decision Taken





(1)  That pursuant to Contract Procedure Rule 14 (k) (Alternative Procedures in Prescribed Circumstances) Cabinet agreed to waive the requirement for a competition to be carried out and for five (5) tenders to be obtained, on the basis that it is to the advantage of the Council that the rule should be waived”;


(2)  Cabinet approved the direct award of contract to Borras Construction Limited for Phase 2 Cladding Removal at Queensway House.


(2)       Reasons for the Decision


The report asked Members to approve the recommendations in item 2 to directly award the contract to Borras Construction Limited in accordance with section 14k (Alternative Procedures in Prescribed Situations) of the Contract Procedure Rules.


The cost to undertake the Phase 2 cladding removal is based on the phase 1 cost and specification.

Report author: Peter Gray

Publication date: 11/09/2020

Date of decision: 08/09/2020

Decided at meeting: 08/09/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 18/09/2020

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