Devolution: authorisation of Oxfordshire Unitary Study
Decision Maker: Chief Executive
Decision status: Recommendations approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: No
Following the CEB meeting on 15 December 2016 –
Council is recommended to supports in principle the submission of a devolution bid with a governance model based on the current two-tier structure for local government with a combined authority and elected mayor.
The award of contract to PWC to undertake the consultancy of an Oxfordshire Unitary study on behalf of Oxford City Council and 6 District Councils.
Reasons for the decision:
Oxford led on procurement of study on behalf of 7 councils. Two bids were evaluated and the strongest bidder was appointed.
Signed off by senior officers:
Publication date: 21/04/2016
Date of decision: 15/04/2016