Decision details

Remodelling of Reception Area in Council Offices - Exemption to Contract Procedure Rules

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Director of Community Services submitted a report informing committee of an approval of an exception to contract procedure rules and requesting approval of a new capital scheme in respect of the remodelling of the reception area in the council offices.


He informed committee that following an incident and subsequent concerns from members of staff regarding their safety, a decision had been made to adapt and improve the security screens in the reception area. Because of the urgency and importance of the piece of work, a request had been made to and approved by the Director of Resources and Head of Legal and Democratic Services for an exemption from normal contract procedure rules on this occasion and the contract had been awarded for the works.




Approve the new capital scheme for the remodelling of the reception area in the council offices at a cost of £13,500 to be funded from the repairs and maintenance earmarked reserve.


Publication date: 23/06/2022

Date of decision: 21/06/2022

Decided at meeting: 21/06/2022 - Policy and Finance

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