Ipswich Borough Council currently contracts its repair and maintenance work for the operational estate with RG Carter Ipswich Ltd, the contract was originally let in 2013 for a four year term. The contract is due to expire on 31st of July 2017.
IBC has decided to extend the contract by a further 12 months, due to the following reasons:
· The current contractor’s prices are based on the agreed national Schedule of Rates, with their agreed tendered uplift (so prices are set).
· The contractors build quality, response times and Health and Safety record are all satisfactory.
The value of the contract extension is £150,000.
Decision type: Non-key
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Wards affected: (All Wards);
Notice of proposed decision first published: 10/07/2017
Decision due: 23 Jun 2017 by Officer Decision
Internal consultees: Procurement, S151 and Legal.