Decision details

Award of Managed Services for Temporary Agency Resources contract

Decision Maker: Chief Operating Officer

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To appoint a Managed Service Provider for Temporary Agency Resource. This contract is for the management and supply of temporary agency staffing across all council departments.


To approve the award of contract to the preferred bidder, Adecco UK Limited, selected via a thorough procurement exercise.

The Award Criteria was made up of Quality (including Social Value) and Price. The Quality submissions were independently evaluated by a panel consisting of service users across the Council. The Price was evaluated separately by Procurement.

Alternative options considered:

Various possible procurement routes to market were considered and the most suitable was selected.

Publication date: 21/06/2022

Date of decision: 18/06/2022

Effective from: 28/06/2022