Decision details

ICT Work with the Local Government Association

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

Approve the council entering into further arrangements to partner with the Local Government Association for a period of 3 years with an optional 2 year extension for the provision of ICT services.

Decision:

Cabinet RESOLVED to:

 

(1)        Note the current arrangements for partnership working with the Local Government Association in relation to the provision of ICT services, as set out in sections 3.1 and 3.2 of the report.

 

(2)    Approve the Council entering into further arrangements to partner with the Local Government Association for a period of 3 years with an optional 2 year extension for the provision of ICT services, to include the hosting of its ICT services at the Brent Data Centres, and the ongoing provision of ICT support services and the implementation of new hardware where necessary.

 

(3)    Delegate authority to the Strategic Director of Customer and Digital Services in consultation with the Director of Finance and the Director of Legal, HR, Audit and Investigations to agree the full terms of the legal agreements required to deliver the partnering arrangements referred to in (2) above and thereafter to enter into such agreements.

Reason Key: Affects more than 2 wards;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Sally Chin, Head of ICT and Applications Support Email: sally.chin@brent.gov.uk Tel: 020 8937 1432.

Report author: Sally Chin

Publication date: 13/10/2020

Date of decision: 12/10/2020

Decided at meeting: 12/10/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 20/10/2020

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