Skip to content

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

These services may be experiencing disruption at this time. Please contact them directly to ensure they are still running.

For guidance on coronavirus and the latest information on the situation in Devon, visit Devon County Council’s coronavirus (COVID-19) advice page.

Officer Decisions

Business Services Manager - (Customer and Business Relations) - Mary Primrose

Summary of Matter or Issue Requiring Decision:

Decision to extend the contract for CP1301-16 – Independent Mobility Assessments (IMA) & Appeals for Blue Badge Applications for the second of two 12-month extension options.

Decision Taken:

Decision to extend the contract for CP1301-16 – Independent Mobility Assessments (IMA) & Appeals for Blue Badge Applications for the second of two 12 month extension options. Extension to run from 2nd December 2020 until 1st December 2021

Organisation Name and Address:
Ascenti Health Limited (Previously known as The Integrated Care Clinics Limited (TICCS)), Carnac House, Carnac Court, Cams Estate, Fareham, Hampshire, PO16 8UZ

Summary of Reason(s) for Decision Taken:

The decision has been taken on the basis of supplier provider the correct quality of service during the initial period of the contract.

Summary of Alternatives or Options considered and rejected:

An option to retender the contract was considered. This option was rejected due to the timely and costly procurement process along with disruption to the service. The current contract is still fit for purpose.

Details of any conflict of interest and dispensation granted to the Officer taking the decision or by any Member of the Council in delegating responsibility for any specific express delegation:

There were no conflicts of interest or dispensation granted for this contract.

Contact for enquiries/further information:
Mary Primrose Position: Business Services Manager (Customer and Business Relations) Email: mary.primrose@devon.gov.uk Tel: 01392 383000
Decision Date:
9 October 2020

A copy of this decision and any supporting documentation considered by the Officer taking this decision may also be made available or inspection by the public at the Council’s Offices or posted upon payment of any copying and postage charges. Any member of the public wishing to take up either of these options is asked to please ring 01392 382888 or email: members.services@devon.gov.uk