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Officer Decisions

Procurement Category Manager - Nick Richardson

Summary of Matter or Issue Requiring Decision:

Decision to extend the contract for CP1247-15 Domestic White Goods & Small Domestic Appliances following a Recommendation to Exercise Option to Extend a Contract (or Framework) process.

Decision Taken:

To extend the current contract facilitated by the below named organisation for the provision of the above contract. The contract extension will commence on  1st January 2018 for the period of 15 Months until  31st March 2019


ESPO (Eastern Shires Purchasing Organisation)

Summary of Reason(s) for Decision Taken:

An options appraisal identified that an extension to the existing contract will provide best value.

Summary of Alternatives or Options considered and rejected:

An options appraisal was completed and the following options considered:

  • Retender the contract
  • Continue to use the existing framework contract

Let the contract expire and have no contract in place.

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:


Contact for enquiries/further information:
Paul Kirby , Procurement Contracts Officer , , 01392 383000
Decision Date:
27 November 2017

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: