Decision details

Authority to Award Contract for Emergency Temporary Accommodation for Homeless Households

Decision Maker: Strategic Director - Community Well-being

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

Approval to award a contract for emergency temporary accommodation for homeless households

Decision:

To approve the award of the contract for up to 175 units (with a minimum of 75% self-contained units with bathroom, toilet and kitchen facilities) in Brent, to use as emergency temporary accommodation for homeless households to Nicoll Studios Limited at a cost of up to £3,413,294 for a period of up to 18 months.

Reasons for the decision:

As detailed within the accompanying report.

Alternative options considered:

As detailed within the accompanying report.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:

None.

Reason Key: Signficant expenditure/savings of £500k or more;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Cabinet/Committee Decision or Scheme of Delegation: Officer Scheme of Delegation (Part 3 - Constitution) and Contract Standing Orders

Parties Consulted: Lead Member for Housing & Welfare Reform

Contact: Laurence Coaker, Head of Housing Needs Email: laurence.coaker@brent.gov.uk Tel: 020 8937 2788.

Publication date: 06/05/2021

Date of decision: 06/05/2021

Effective from: 14/05/2021

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