Decision details

Request to invoke Contract Procedure Rule 21.2 to extend the Barnardos ‘Portage’ contract DN304987 for a further 12 months to 30th April 2022

Reference: D52791

Decision Maker: Director of Children and Families

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Director of Children & Families agreed to the extension of the Portage contract for a period of 12 months from 1st May 2021 – 30th April 2022 with a value of £185,000 per annum. This will allow an appropriate timeframe to undertake a full review of the service.

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Kasim Mahmood, Children's Service Contract Officer 0113 37 85417 Email:

Publication date: 19/02/2021

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