Non-confidential facts and advice to the Deputy Mayor for Policing and Crime (DMPC)
Introduction and background
As part of the on-going process of managing contracts and tendering/re-tendering for goods and services, Procurement Services identifies contracts which require DMPC approval for either extension or to initiate contract action to tender or re-tender for goods or services or to award contracts
Issues for consideration
This contract extension and re-procurement will allow for the continuation of specialist services.
The cost of the proposal will be funded from within existing budgets.
The recommendation can be lawfully approved in accordance with MOPAC Contract Regulations and EU/UK Procurement law.
In accordance with the MOPAC Scheme of Delegation and Consent (4.8), the DMPC must approve all requests to go out to tender for contracts that exceed £500,000.
There are no direct equality issues arising from this proposal.