The Cabinet Member for Enforcement and Community Safety presented a report on proposals for the procurement of a maximum six-year contract via the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 ‘open’ procedure for the provision of CCTV-related services.
The Cabinet Member advised that the new contract would continue to provide a 24-hour CCTV monitoring service via the latest technology and would complement a number of other Council initiatives aimed at improving public safety and reducing crime in the Borough.
Cabinet resolved to:
(i) Agree that the Council proceeds with the procurement of a contract for a supplier for CCTV upgrade, equipment procurement and maintenance services in accordance with the strategy set out in the report; and
(ii) Authorise the Operational Director, Enforcement and Community Safety, in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Enforcement Community Safety and the Strategic Director, Law and Governance, to conduct the procurement and award and enter into the contract and all other necessary or ancillary agreements with the successful bidder, in accordance with the strategy set out in the report.