Decision details

Update on Procurement & Contract Management

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


To consider an update report on the Council’s procurement and contract management functions and activity.


(a)  That the key development activities undertaken by the Commercial team since its establishment to improve procurement and contract management at the council be noted.


(b)  Noted that savings and best value were being driven through detailed review of the council’s contracts register.


(c)  Noted the further key development activities that would be undertaken by the establishment of an embedded commercial function, to improve the function and deliver the procurement and contract management strategy.

Report author: Steven Mair

Publication date: 07/10/2022

Date of decision: 17/10/2022

Decided at meeting: 17/10/2022 - Cabinet

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