Issue details

OKD Award Contracts for the Supply and Servicing of Materials to Cumbria County Council's Library Service

To use the North West and Yorkshire Book Consortia Framework Agreement to award the contracts for the supply and servicing of Library books to Cumbria County Council’s library service. These contracts would commence on 1st June 2019 and will be awarded for a period of 3 years, with an option for an extension of a further 12 month period. The value of the contracts for the three year period is £930,000.


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 14/05/2019

Decision due: Not before 21st May 2019 by Executive Director - Corporate, Customer and Community Services
Reason: Under the terms of the Public Libraries and Museums Act (1964) the County Council is legally required to provide a comprehensive and efficient library service and the acquisition of new books is vital for ensuring that this obligation is met. Using t

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Public Health and Community Services

Lead director: Executive Director - Corporate, Customer and Community Services

Department: Corporate, Customer and Community Services

Contact: Cumbria House, Botchergate, Carlisle, CA1 1RD.