Decision details

Variation to contract for architect (multidisciplinary design team) Hereford House and Exeter Court (South Kilburn) (Recordable Officer Decision)

Decision Maker: Strategic Director - Regeneration and Environment

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Decision:

To approve the variation of the contract with Karasuevic Carson Architects for the Hereford and Exeter scheme in South Kilburn to cover services under RIBA Plan of Works stages 2-3.

Reasons for the decision:

To enable the appointment of the current architect lead multi-disciplinary team to lead on the works identified in relation to the inclusion of Granville Park in the Hereford & Exeter Scheme.

Alternative options considered:

None – the reprovision of a new architect lead multidisciplinary lead team at this stage would result in an increase in fees and time delay to the project and is in accordance with the Council’s Contract Standing Orders.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:

None

Wards Affected: Kilburn;

Cabinet/Committee Decision or Scheme of Delegation: Officer Scheme of Delegation & Contract Standing Orders

Parties Consulted: Ward Councillors & Lead Member for Regeneration, Property & Planning have been kept updated on the progress of the scheme

Contact: Matthew Jacobs Email: matthew.jacobs@brent.gov.uk.

Publication date: 27/07/2020

Date of decision: 23/07/2020