Decision details

Community Bus Service (Forward Plan Reference FP1149)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To determine the future provision of the service.


It is recommended that Cabinet:


(a)   Note the outcome of the consultation;

(b)   Agree in principle to the Council working in partnership with Communities 1st (Charity number: 1187164) to deliver the Council’s Community Bus Service, subject to due diligence being completed;

(c)   Agree to waive Contract Procedure Rules as set out in Section 8 of the report; and

(d)   Delegate authority to the Service Director (Resident and Neighbourhood), in consultation with the Executive Member (Housing), to enter into an agreement with Communities 1st.

Publication date: 09/12/2022

Date of decision: 06/12/2022

Decided at meeting: 06/12/2022 - Cabinet

Effective from: 16/12/2022

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