Issue details

Inflationary uplift to responsive repairs delivery contract in the West of Leeds.

Due to unforeseen market conditions the contractor delivering statutory responsive repairs and voids services in the west of the city requires an inflationary uplift to their rates to ensure that continued delivery is viable. Increase in material costs could not be been foreseen at time of contract award

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Financial Impact>£500K;

Decision status:

Notice of proposed decision first published: 20/09/2022

Decision due: Not before 19th Oct 2022 by Director of Communities, Housing & Environment

Lead director: Director of Communities, Housing & Environment

Department: Communities, Housing and Environment

Contact: Adam Crampton 07562 439406 Email:

Consultation process

Extensive negotiations have taken place between Housing Leeds and Mears to arrive at an agreed settlement.


Housing Leeds have included all relevant LCC departments in negotiations, including finance and legal.