Decision details

OD-17-02 Appointment of Architect for new GP Surgery on Old Norwich road

Decision Maker: Officer Decision

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Ipswich Borough Council requires an Architectural company to provide suitable planning application & tender design drawings, for the proposed surgery area at the Old Took’s Bakery site in Old Norwich road in Ipswich.


Following a request for fee quotations from three local companies to provide the necessary services to IBC, three quotes were returned and evaluated for the provision of the specified services.


The lowest supplier (KLH Architects Ltd.) are an experienced and established local architectural company with recent knowledge in the field of surgery design.


The contract cost to IBC is £18,000.00p plus VAT. + £350 per additional design meeting.




Decision: To approve the appointment of KLH Architects as noted above.


Reason: To progress the design proposals for the proposed doctors surgery building and allow a submission for planning approval, plus tendering of the project on the Old Took’s bakery site in Ipswich.

Publication date: 22/06/2017

Date of decision: 14/06/2017

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