Issue details

Recommissioning of the Integrated Community Equipment Service (ICES)

Approve commissioning approach and award of contract for provision of the integrated community equipment service

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure and strategic nature / impact on communities;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 04/10/2019

Reason for urgency:
The decision involves approval of a contract award after evaluation of tenders and the process of award cannot be concluded until after the decision. Any delay to the conclusion of the process will bring significant risk to the council.

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Decision due: 19 December 2019 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet member health and adult wellbeing

Lead director: Director of adults and communities

Department: Adults and Communities

Contact: Ewen Archibald, Community capacity and wellbeing manager Email: Tel: 01432 261970.


There has been extensive consultation with prescribing practitioners and with customers of the service during 2019. There has also been direct consultation with the active providers in the national community equipment market.

Details of any declarations of interest: None


  • Recommissioning of the Integrated Community Equipment Service (ICES)