Decision details

ICT Services: Options Report

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To update Cabinet on the existing culture and leisure provision and to consider future options.





(1)       the content of the report is received and noted


(2)       the option to ‘do nothing’ is dismissed


(3)       the option to procure on the open market is dismissed


(4)       ICT services are moved to an in-house provision at the earliest opportunity, whilst a review of viable options for long term delivery of ICT services is undertaken, to consider:


(a)    Joining an existing Local Authority services (“Teckal”) company or a   shared service

(b)    Bringing the services in-house

(c)    Procurement via a compliant framework


(5)       delegated authority is given to the Director of Policy and Resources (in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Performance and Resources and the Council Solicitor) to implement these decisions and the outcome of the review of viable options.


Publication date: 23/09/2022

Date of decision: 04/05/2022

Decided at meeting: 04/05/2022 - Cabinet

Effective from: 13/05/2022

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