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Re-procurement of the Domestic Abuse and Violence Against Women And Girls Community And Refuge Service PART 1

Decision Maker: Mayor and Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


It was MOVED, SECONDED and RESOLVED that Mayor and Cabinet:


1.    Grant approval to procure a new contract service to provide a Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG) Community and Refuge Service, with a single point of access crisis management (including refuges), advocacy and support service for victims and any form of gendered based violence.


2.    Approve the subsequent award of contract to the preferred service provider, provided the contract value is within authorised limits set out in the Part 2 report.


3.    Delegate the decision to award the contract following the outcome of this process to Executive Director for Community Services (in consultation with the Director of Law, Governance and Elections and the Director of Communities, Partnerships and Leisure) in accordance with the award criteria published in the tender documentation and agree final form of contract.


4.    Agree the recommendations as set out in the Part 2 report.

Report author: Vicky Rapti

Publication date: 09/05/2024

Date of decision: 08/05/2024

Decided at meeting: 08/05/2024 - Mayor and Cabinet

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