Decision details

Decision on award of a contract to a new operator for the Approach Golf Course site following a procurement process

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


A tender report detailing the process that has followed, the evaluation criteria, the finals scores for each bidder and the recommendation to appoint the highest scoring bid.


RESOLVED (unanimously) that the Cabinet agreed with the following decision:


1)  That whilst this bid in the report is proceedable, the Cabinet are not satisfied that there are sufficient benefits to commit to a long-term solution and will not be appointing Company A.

2)  That the High Common is retained as public open space which should increase the range of informal uses on the site.

Reasons for the decision:

As per report.


Alternative options considered:

As per report.

Report author: Marc Higgins

Publication date: 11/02/2021

Date of decision: 11/02/2021

Decided at meeting: 11/02/2021 - Cabinet

Effective from: 19/02/2021

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