Decision details

HealthWatch Service Recommissioning

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


1. Cabinet approved the recommissioning of HealthWatch Bristol (in a BNSSG partnership and subject to agreement from other local authorities) and with South Gloucestershire Council as lead.


2. Cabinet delegated authority to the Executive Director, Adults Children and Education, in consultation with the Deputy Mayor with responsibility for Communities to take all necessary decisions in connection with the procurement and award the contract, through the procurement process led by S Glos as set out in the report.


3. Cabinet approved a temporary increase to the HealthWatch contract to £160,000 pa for 18/19, and 19/20 or until the recommissioned BNSSG services contract is in place.


Report author: Simon Dicker

Publication date: 05/03/2019

Date of decision: 05/03/2019

Decided at meeting: 05/03/2019 - Cabinet

Effective from: 13/03/2019

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