Decision details

Inward Investment Services procurement

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


There is an existing inward investment services contract with Locate in Kent, which was awarded in March 2014 following an OJEU compliant procurement process, and commenced in April 2014. This contract supports investment activity across all economic sectors within and outside Kent. The contract is for 24 months with an optional extension of one year (which expires in March 2017). Currently, the spend on this contract is £625,000 per annum


As Cabinet Member for Economic Development I agree to award the contract for the delivery of inward investment services to the winning bidder of a tendering exercise.




Publication date: 20/11/2015

Date of decision: 11/12/2015

Effective from: 22/12/2015

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