Issue details

Commissioning of professional advice to complete development, technical and valuation services via a call off contract. The cost of the contract is up to £150,000

The council is keen to progress the investigation of delivering affordable housing as quickly as possible. Expert advice is required to inform decisions regarding potential sites ahead of any decision to purchase any third party owned sites for housing schemes across Herefordshire.

Avison Young have the expertise in this area and are able to complete a Red Book Valuation and initial assessment of the site.

The council has opted to use an ITT via the Homes England Framework to assess the value for money of this contract. The procurement process complied with the council’s contract procedure rules for a contract of this value.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 09/11/2021

Decision due: 9 November 2021 by Chief finance officer

Contact: Nigel Thomas, Senior Project Manager Email: