Decision details

Request to undertake procurement for the new Software Purchasing Framework

Reference: D50366

Decision Maker: Director of Resources and Housing

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Software Framework under which the majority of LCC software purchases are made expires on 21/03/2020. A procurement needs to take place for a new framework. This issue requests permission to proceed with the procurement.


The Chief Digital and Information Officer provided approval to commence a procurement exercise to put in place a single supplier framework agreement for the supply of ICT COTS Software.

Reason Key: Financial Impact>£500K;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Other reasons / organisations consulted


Contact: Bob Walker, Software Licensing and Change Manager 0113 3784762 Email:

Publication date: 05/12/2019

Date of decision: 13/12/2019

Effective from: 21/12/2019

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