Issue details

16/00059 - Youth Services Contracts

To award twelve district youth services contracts to deliver open access youth work to Kent’s children and young people aged 8–19 years old (and up to 24 for those with learning difficulties and/or disabilities) from 1st September 2016 to 31st August 2021.



Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure or savings of more than £1m;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Division affected: (All Division);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 23/06/2016

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  -

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
Pre-contract award

Department: Education & Young People's Services

Contact: Andy Jones, Planning and Development Manager, Integrated Youth Services 03000417105 Email:


The matter will be discussed at the Education and Young Peoples Cabinet Committee Meeting on the 1st July 2016.


Financial implications: Lead officer: Andy Jones – Commissioning Officer Strategic Commissioning 03000417105 Lead Director: Florence Kroll- Director of Early Help and Preventative Services Early Help and Preventative Services 03000416362

Legal implications: 16/00059

Equalities implications: Financial Implications: The annual contract value for Youth Services is £1.2m per annum for 5 years. Equality Impact Assessments: Following an initial Equality Impact Assessment no negative impacts have been identified. Sustainability Implication: There are no significant sustainability implications.


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