Decision details

Roxby Close Concrete Repairs and External Wall Insulation Scheme - Authority to Authorise Expenditure and Procure report in line with CPR 3.1.6

Reference: D50638

Decision Maker: Director of Resources and Housing

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Director of Resources and Housing is requested to approve a new procurement for Roxby Close External Wall Installation (EWI) scheme.  This will increase energy efficiency ratings, reduce fuel poverty (provide homes that are cheaper to heat) and address reports of condensation that are understood to be caused by properties being under heated.  The work will also have a regeneration effect.


The Director of Resources and Housing gave approval and authorised expenditure of £1.8M from the 2020/21 capital programme.


The Director of Resources and Housing approved the proposed procurement route in line with CPR 3.1.6 through the YORBuild2 framework to undertake the procurement of concrete repairs and external wall insulation to the Roxby Close blocks with the aim of awarding contracts from February/March 2020, with the intention to start on site in April 2020.

Wards Affected: Burmantofts and Richmond Hill;

Other reasons / organisations consulted


Contact: Neil Diamond, Investment Strategy Manager 07891 271604 Email:

Publication date: 06/03/2020

Date of decision: 16/03/2020

Effective from: 24/03/2020

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