Decision details

Waiver of CPRs 9.1 and 9.2 to award an interim contract for the issuing of Fixed Penalty Notices (FPNs) in relation to environmental enforcement work

Reference: D48507

Decision Maker: Director of Communities and Environment

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


A DDN report (with exempt commercial appendices) and comments from Legal, Procurement and Finance officers will be submitted to the Chief Officer seeking approval to award a contract for 1 year from 26th March, 2019 after the publication period for the decision has expired.

Commercial aspects of the contract are considered to be exempt and will be detailed in a confidential appendix in the DDN report related to this key decision.

The Council will also receive income arising from fpn fees paid to the contractor.



The Chief Officer for Environmental Services noted the contents of this report and approved the requests to (i) waive CPRs 9.1 and 9.2 and (ii) approve the appointment of 3GS (Red Snapper Group) for a period of up to 12 months from 8th April 2019.

Reason Key: Expenditure > £250,000;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Other reasons / organisations consulted

Partners and key stakeholders in the city-centre have been consulted and will be consulted further.


Leeds BID, City Centre Management Team, key political portfolio holders and ward members

Contact: Jason Singh 07891 272817 Email:

Publication date: 19/03/2019

Date of decision: 27/03/2019

Effective from: 04/04/2019

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