Issue details

The Award of Contract for the Leven Primary School

To award a construction contract to Leven Primary School, to include planned maintenance work, as identified in the condition survey.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 31/08/2022

Anticipated restriction: Private  -

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
Decision is for a key construction contract. Main information, name of contractor etc. will not be exempt, however financial information (tender sum) will be.

Decision due: 1 Nov 2022 by Executive Director - Economy and Infrastructure

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Economic Development and Property, Cabinet Member for Schools and Learning

Lead director: Executive Director - Economy and Infrastructure

Department: People

Contact: Angela Jones, Executive Director - Economy and Infrastructure Cumbria House, 117 Botchergate, Carlisle CA1 1RD Email:


Consultation has taken place with the following groups via a mix of meetings, letters, surveys and 1 - 2 - 1’s:

• Leven Primary School – Senior Management Team
• Parents & Carers of Leven Primary School pupils
• Leven Primary School Teaching Staff

The planning application also triggered a representation period allowing any interested party to express their views on the proposed project.

Relevant Scrutiny Committee / Advisory Board: Scrutiny Advisory Board - Children and Young People