Decision details

Procurement Strategy

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes




A report of the Director of Finance updated the Cabinet on the Corporate Procurement Strategy.


The Strategy was an enabler of the procurement efficiency targets that had been agreed for 2011-12.  These were reflected in the 2011-12 Budget as:-


·  £2.0m from the annual procurement efficiency programme

·  £0.5m from reviewing the top 50 contracts

·  £0.2m from reviewing administrative support costs


It was noted that details of the projected savings for the 2012-13 Budget would be reported to a future meeting of the Cabinet.




That the Procurement Strategy be agreed.

Publication date: 19/10/2011

Date of decision: 13/10/2011

Decided at meeting: 13/10/2011 - Cabinet

Effective from: 27/10/2011

Accompanying Documents: