Decision details

Direct Award under CCS Framework RM1045 Multi-Lot (4,5 and 6) for the Provision of Mobile Voice & Data and Fixed Line Telephony

Reference: D48170

Decision Maker: Director of Resources and Housing

Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Chief Digital and Information Officer is recommended to approve the use of Crown Commercial Services Technology Products Framework (RM1045) via a Direct Award to provide a route to provide Mobile Voice and Data Services and Fixed Line Telephony with Virgin Media Business Ltd for a period of 36 months.

Sign the contract by the end of the calendar year to achieve further revenue savings for the council.



The Chief Digital Information Officer took a decision to award a contract to Virgin Media Business Ltd for the provision of Mobile Voice and Data and Fixed Line Telephony via the Crown Commercial Services RM1045 Framework under a Multi-Lot service offering comprising of Lots 4, 5 and 6.

Reason Key: Expenditure > £250,000;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Other reasons / organisations consulted

The Head of Operational Services, DIS Senior Leadership Team and DIS Strategic Sourcing Team have been consulted.


Contact: Stephanie Gledhill, Exchange and end user delivery manager Email:

Publication date: 29/11/2018

Date of decision: 07/12/2018

Date comes into force if not called in: 15/12/2018

Call-in deadline date: 14/12/2018

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