Decision details

OD/17/69 Architect Appointment

Decision Maker: Officer Decision

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No



Ipswich Borough Council is due to refurbish an existing redundant care home into a Homeless Family Unit during 2018.

To deliver the project, the Council needs to appoint a lead consultant (Architect) to deliver the scheme.

This appointment has been out to tender for which there were 6 tender returns.

The highest scoring tender was from Nick Jacob Architects who will be able to provide an all-inclusive lead consultancy and architectural services, inclusive of contract administration, planning and building control fees and M&E advisory services for £58,015.




Decision: To award the Contract to Nick Jacobs Architects.


Reason: To be able to deliver the project in a timely and cost efficient manner.


Publication date: 15/02/2018

Date of decision: 15/02/2018

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