Decision details

Award report for Nourish Hub Refurbishment Works contract

Decision Maker: Strategic Director of the Economy Department

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Nourish Hub will provide a space that is open for everyone, helps to combat isolation, tackles food insecurity for local residents and creates opportunities in education and training around food. It will form a critical part of the recovery of communities in White City, working with the community and local partners to tackle a wide range of Covid related impacts as well as long standing challenges.


This report recommends the appointment of Carmelcrest Ltd to undertake the refurbishment and fit-out of the Nourish Hub at 1 St Anns road, W11. It also sets out how the appointment process was carried out in accordance with the Procurement Strategy approved by Cabinet on 1st July 2019, which delegated the award decision to the Strategic Director for the Economy.


1.    That Appendix 1 is not published on the basis that it contains information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the authority holding that information) as set out in paragraph 3 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended).


2.    To appoint Carmelcrest Ltd to carry out the refurbishment and fit-out of the Nourish Hub at Swanscombe House, 1 St Anns Road, London W11 4SS, for a fixed price of £849,930.00.

Reasons for the decision:

To appoint a contractor for the construction of the Nourish Hub through refurbishment of an existing unused building which is implementing previous decisions.

Alternative options considered:

As described in the report.

Publication date: 19/06/2020

Date of decision: 19/06/2020

Effective from: 25/06/2020

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