Issue details

Procurement Strategy to Develop a Dynamic Purchasing System (under the Light Touch Regime) with the West London Alliance for Looked After Children and Care Leaver

Strategy detailing proposed approach for accommodation arrangements for Looked After Children, Care Leavers and Young People at risk of homelessness. This strategy will include recommendations for the borough's semi-independent living arrangements and supply of in-borough supported accommodation services.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure/Income over £5m & policies or new income, reserves use, overspend over £100K;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 05/09/2019

Report access: Open report with exempt appendix;

Report Type: Key Decision;

Decision due: 2 Dec 2019 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Children and Education

Lead director: Director Children's Services

Department: Children's Services Department

Contact: Will Parsons Email: Tel: 0776 848 6764.

Consultation process

Feedback has been received from young people resident within the services as part of annual service reviews and questionnaires.


Internal stakeholders will be consulted as part of the overall strategy, this includes colleagues in Children's Social Care and Housing. The Lead Member will also be briefed by way of Cabinet Member Briefings.

Reason No Public Access: PART OPEN PART PRIVATE Part of this report is exempt from disclosure on the grounds that it contains information relating to the financial or business affairs of a particular person (including the authority holding that information) under paragraph 3 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972, and in all the circumstances of the case, the public interest in maintaining the exemption outweighs the public interest in disclosing the information.

What is the total value of the decision?: Yes


  • Accommodation Strategy for Young People