TENDER OF NEW FLEET VEHICLES FOR THE NEW WASTE MODEL
RESOLVED that Cabinet –
(a) approve the proposed tendering exercise as detailed in the report;
(b) confirms it has read, understood and taken account of the Well-being Impact Assessment (Appendix 1 to the report), Fleet Commissioning Form (Appendix 2 to the report) and Timeline (Appendix 3 to the report) as part of its consideration;
(c) confirms that the decision be implemented immediately in view of the need for the Invitation to Tender to commence early December 2021 to ensure the goods are received in time for launch of the new service model. This is due to the current long lead time of these vehicles, and
(d) notes a further report will be brought back to Cabinet in January 2022 for approval of the subsequent Contract Award following the tendering exercise, which will also confirm contract management arrangements, tendered costs, and contract details.