Issue details

Home Care Contract Award

To agree the outcome of the Home Care Contract tender process

Decision type: Key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Division affected: (All Division);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 21/01/2014

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - View reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
by virtue of paragraph 3 of part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972 (contains pre-contract information and is commercially sensitive. If award is made this information may become public via the Kent contracts database.)

Decision due: 19 Mar 2014 by Cabinet Member for Adult Social Services & Public Health

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Adult Social Services & Public Health

Department: Social Care, Health & Wellbeing

Contact: Emma Hanson, Head of Strategic Commissioning Adult Community Support 01622 694934 Email: Tel: 01622 696611, Mark Lobban, Director of Commissioning Email:


Has the matter already been discussed by a Cabinet Committee – if so what comments were received. No

If not when will be it discussed by the Cabinet Committee and the date of the meeting
Decision will be reported at the next available committee on 2 May 2014

Other consultation planned or undertaken:
Providers of Home Care have been informally consulted and have taken part in the formal tender process.
Service Users are aware of the retender of the contract.

Which Members and electoral Divisions are affected by this proposed decision?

Financial implications: Jo Empson, Commissioning Manager – Community Support 01622 694401 Emma Hanson, Head of Strategic Commissioning – Community Services 0300 333 5502 Lead Director: Mark Lobban, Director of Strategic Commissioning, 01622 694934,