Decision details

Approval to procure a contractor to undertake repair and improvement works to the Marlborough Towers high rise block

Reference: D54023

Decision Maker: Director of Communities, Housing & Environment

Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Concrete Repairs and Improvement works to Marlborough Towers and the  surrounding estate.


The Director of Communities, Housing and Environment: 

a)  Approved this scheme of repair and improvement works to Marlborough Towers high rise block.

b)  Approved the competitive procurement of an external contractor, which is planned through the Efficiency North Framework, and;

c)  Authorised spend of £2.5m from the Housing capital programme over the financial years of 2021/22 to 2022/23 for the Marlborough’s Improvement Scheme phase 1 works to Marlborough Towers.

Reason Key: Financial Impact>£500K;

Wards Affected: Little London and Woodhouse;


Executive Member and local Ward Members.

Contact: Paul Rounding, Capital Programme Manager 07891 272386 Email:

Publication date: 30/04/2021

Date of decision: 11/05/2021

Date comes into force if not called in: 19/05/2021

Call-in deadline date: 18/05/2021

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