Decision details

OD/20/05 Purchase of 7.5t Caged Tipper

Decision Maker: Officer Decision

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Ipswich Borough Council requires a 7.5 t Caged Tipper to replace a current vehicle that has reached the end of its useful life.


The Crown Commercial Services Framework Agreement – RM6060 has been used to identify suitable vehicles. This framework allows a comparison of vehicle specifications, pricing and selection of the vehicle most appropriate. The best value vehicle for IBC use was identified as the DAF LF 180 FA 4X2 Rigid – 7.5 tonne caged tipper with tailift


The decision made was to purchase this vehicle from DAF at a total cost of £54,926.00 after discount.



Replace end of life vehicle

Publication date: 22/06/2020

Date of decision: 12/06/2020

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