Decision details

The use of a framework agreement for Passenger Transport for the provision of transport services

Reference: D52292

Decision Maker: Director of Resources and Housing

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

Authority to procure a framework agreement for Passenger Transport for the provision of transport services via taxi, private hire, hackney carriage, standard and wheelchair accessible minibuses.

Decision:

a)  The Director of Resources and Housing approved the commencement of this procurement framework agreement for the provision of home to school transport of SEND children, children who are in the care of the Authority, and adult day centre transport to commence from the 1st April 2021.

b)  The maximum length of the contracts will be four years (1+1+1+1), with an estimated spend of approx. £6 - £8m per annum.

Reason Key: Financial Impact>£500K;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Other reasons / organisations consulted

·  Authority to Procure Report

·  Stakeholder Day

·  Childrens and Families

·  Adult Social Care

Consultees

·  Key stakeholders

·  Childrens and Families

·  Adult Social Care

·  PACS

·  CEL WAM

Contact: Richard Jackson, Head of Service 0113 3788826 Email: richard.n.jackson@leeds.gov.uk.

Publication date: 16/09/2020

Date of decision: 24/09/2020

Effective from: 02/10/2020

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