Decision details

Request to approve an extension to the Provision of Advocacy Support and Services Contract (DN298883)

Reference: D55955

Decision Maker: Director of Adults and Health

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Director of Adults and Health has:-

Approved the extension of the contract delivered by Advonet for the Provision of Advocacy Support and Services at a cost of £1,223,300 per annum, with the total value of the extension for the three year contract period being £3,669,900. The extension period is to commence on 1 April 2023 and will run for 3 years, expiring on 31 March 2026.

Noted that the Commissioning Manager will oversee implementation of the contract in conjunction with colleagues from Procurement and Commercial Services, with the service being subject to robust contract monitoring and on-going review. Details of the monitoring arrangements are outlined in the service specification.

This is a direct consequence decision linked to the key decision dated 15 February 2017, decision number D44145.

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Louise Morgan, Commissioning Officer, Adult Social Care 0113 378 3847 Email:

Publication date: 17/01/2023

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