Decision details

Award of contracts to numerous suppliers of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) on an emergency basis.

Reference: D50983

Decision Maker: Director of Resources and Housing

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

To award direct contracts to a number of PPE suppliers.

Decision:

The Director of Resources and Housing has approved the decision to make direct contract awards to a number of PPE suppliers who have been able to supply critical emergency supplies during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

Contracts are to be awarded to:

BAWA

Orcagel Company Ltd

Danel Trading Ltd

Dencowear Ltd

MPH Enterprises Ltd

Windles Group Manufacturing Ltd

 

For the contract period 26th June 2020 to 25th June 2021, with the option to extend contract(s) for a further twelve month period depending upon whether there is an ongoing requirement and value for money considerations.

 

Due to the need to have the contracts in place by 26th June, this decision has been exempted from call in.

Reason Key: Financial Impact>£500K;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

If the decision has not been published in the List of Forthcoming Key Decisions for at least 28 clear days, the reason why it would be impracticable to delay the decision:: Any delay in implenting the decision could mean a lack of PPE supplies for Council staff.

If exempt from Call-In, the reason why Call-In would prejudice the interests of the Council or the public:: Any delay in implenting the decision could mean a lack of PPE supplies for Council staff.

Contact: Les Reed, Head of Facilities Management 0113 3788832 Email: les.reed@leeds.gov.uk.

Publication date: 12/06/2020

Date of decision: 22/06/2020

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