Decision details

Design and Cost Report in respect of the 2019/20 Children & Families Service Health & Safety Programme

Reference: D48472

Decision Maker: Director of Children and Families

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Key Delegated Decision to approve expenditure over £250k in respect of the 2019/20 Health & Safety Programme.



The Director of Children & Families agreed to:


a)  Approve the proposal to carry out asbestos, electrical testing and condition survey works and unknown urgent reactive repair / refurbishment works at Leeds Schools as noted in Section 3 of this report.


b)  Authorise expenditure in the sum of £1,000,000 from capital scheme number 33112/000/000.


Reason Key: Expenditure > £250,000;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Portfolio Holder: The Executive Member for Learning, Skills & Employment

Other reasons / organisations consulted

General Consultation with key stakeholders.


General Consultation with key stakeholders.

Contact: Sally Lowe, Built Environment Lead 0113 3787233 Email:

Publication date: 11/03/2019

Date of decision: 19/03/2019

Effective from: 27/03/2019

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