Authorised the Executive Director
People to take all steps required to implement a new Dynamic
Purchasing System to enable a competitive framework for transport
provision which is open to providers over its lifecourse, at a
contract value of up to £50m from 1st August 2023 for 4 years
plus two one-year extensions (4+1+1).
Noted that one-off cost to deliver
the framework in full is already secured via Third Party Spend
Noted that a process of engagement
and the intention to undertake consultation on the Council’s
Home to School Travel policy will take place to develop proposals
for the introduction of independent travel training and
optimisation of travel routes.