Decision details

Award of Contract for Emergency Unit Maintenance (Forward Plan Reference FP902)

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 (Housing and Communities) on the award of contract for maintenance of the emergency lifeline equipment.


(1)        The Decision Taken




That the award of a three year contract (commencing on 1 March 2019) with two optional one year extensions to Openview Security Solutions Limited be approved.


(2)        Reasons for the Decision


The Council provided emergency equipment to vulnerable residents in sheltered housing schemes through an emergency lifeline pendant and pull cord facility.


A procurement process had been undertaken for the appointment of a contractor to provide this service.

Report author: Stuart Pearson

Publication date: 08/02/2019

Date of decision: 05/02/2019

Decided at meeting: 05/02/2019 - Cabinet

Effective from: 15/02/2019

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