At a meeting of the Executive on the 10
September 2014 Members chose not to procure a Markets Operator to
manage and operate markets on behalf of the Council under a new 5
As per Members recommendations an options appraisal of available procurement processes has been carried out.
As approved by the Corporate Director and Portfolio Holder for Economic Growth, a new procurement exercise is being undertaken to appoint a Markets Operator to manage and operate markets on behalf of the Council under a new 5 year contract.
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Wards affected: (All Wards);
Notice of proposed decision first published: 10/02/2015
Decision due: 15 April 2015 by Executive
Lead member: Executive Member: Leisure and Tourism
Contact: Joe Broomfield, Town Centre Area Manager Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 01900 702568.
A consultation exercise has been undertaken
with key stakeholders including Town Councils, potential suppliers
and market traders.
Background2: The options open to Members are: - to procure a Markets Operator to manage and operate markets on behalf of the Council under the terms of a new 5 year contract - not to procure a Markets Operator.
Background3: Elements of the report may be exempt if information is commercially sensitive