Issue details

OD-17-68 contaminated land assessments

Environmental Protection require a contractor to carry out contaminated land assessments of sites identified to meet the legal duty on the Council as part of the Contaminated land strategy.


A competitive tender process was held and the most economically advantageous tender was accepted. The contract is for a period of 3 years utilising £15,000 p.a. from the existing budget.


Alternative options conceded and why rejected

The possibility of undertaking this work in-house was rejected as the team do not currently have the capacity or resources to carry out the work.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 08/02/2018

Decision due: 7 Feb 2018 by Officer Decision

Consultation process

Officers: Environmental Protection, Procurement and Operations Manager for Public Protection.