Decision details

Vehicle Procurement

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


A report by the Acting Director for Children’s Services provided the Cabinet with information on the potential purchase of eleven vehicles for the Council and updated it on the provision of a vehicle to Wirral Food Bank.  The vehicles would be purchased through the Council’s procurement system to ensure value for money.  It was proposed that the vehicles would be purchased from a capital fund for vehicle purchase held by the Integrated Transport Unit.




(1)  the inclusion of £160,000 within the Children and Young People’s Department’s capital programme for the purchase of the required vehicle replacements for community patrol and pest control be agreed; and


(2)  the Acting Director for Children’s Servicesbe requested to prepare a report for consideration at a future Cabinet meeting on proposals for replacing the Mayoral car.

Report author: Director of Children's Services

Publication date: 20/03/2012

Date of decision: 15/03/2012

Decided at meeting: 15/03/2012 - Cabinet

Effective from: 28/03/2012

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