Issue details

Emergency Duty Service Contract

There will be 2 decisions required:-


Decision 1: To approve the contract issue for an Emergency Duty Service provided to various partner organisations via the joint authority agreement (including Bracknell Forest). Current contract arrangements expire in June 2020.


Decision 2: To agree the contract award to EDS for service provision to Bracknell Forest Council

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £400,000;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 10/01/2020

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - View reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
Paragraph 3 - Information relating to financial or business matters.

Decision due: 28 Apr 2020 by Executive

Lead member: Executive Member for Adult Services, Health and Housing

Lead director: Executive Director: People

Department: People

Contact: Tony Dwyer, Interim Assistant Director: Mental Health and Out of Hours Email: Tel: 823333.

Consultation process

No official consultation process is required, however, we will comply with the consultation process within the People directorate for Transformation prior to final Executive approval.


Adults Delivery Group / Transformation Board (People)

Making Representations: In writing to the Executive Director of People

Financial Impact: Current expenditure is within existing budgets. Approx cost of service to Bracknell Forest is within a range of £200k - £250k per annum

Reason the item will considered in private: TBC - may contain confidential information relating to staffing and costs. A decision on this will be taken once the content of the report has been determined.