Decision details

Extra Care Housing Contract Award

Decision Maker: Director of Adult Social Care and Health

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


ESCC Cabinet approved this tender (with contract terms of six years with the option to extend for up to 48 months) on the 30th September 2021 and agreed that the contract award decisions should be made by the Director of Adult Social Care once the submitted bids had been evaluated.


To award the Extra Care Housing contracts for The Orangery and Marlborough House, Cranbrook and Bentley Grange, Downlands Court and Margaret House to the Provider as recommended by the Panel, on the basis that their bid satisfied the quality and pricing requirements of the process and that they scored higher than other bidders for those scheme.

Alternative options considered:

The decision to award the contracts was based on the scores of the full tender panel therefore, no other options to awarding to the highest bidder were included in the report or considered.

Publication date: 26/09/2022

Date of decision: 20/09/2022

Effective from: 01/10/2022