Decision details

Decision details

Bullingdon Community Centre - Project Approval and Award Of Contract

Decision Maker: Cabinet, Council

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


To seek project approval for the new build replacement of the existing Bullingdon Community Centre that is in poor condition and beyond its lifespan.
The report also seeks approval for delegated authority for the Executive Director Communities in consultation with the Head of Finance to award the construction contract subject to it being within approved budgets.


Council considered a report from Executive Director Customer and Communities which had been submitted to Cabinet on 19 December 2019 for project approval to replace the existing end of life community building at Bullingdon and to delegate the award of the construction contract to Oxford Direct Services and to recommend Council to increase the total project budget and delegation to award the construction contract to Oxford Direct Services.


Councillor Tidball, the Cabinet Member for Supporting Local Communities, presented the report. She moved the recommendation, which was agreed on being seconded and put to the vote.


Council resolved to approve an increase in the total project budget by £200,000 to £1,403,000. This is included as part of the consultation budget.


Report author: Hagan Lewisman

Publication date: 03/02/2020

Date of decision: 27/01/2020

Decided at meeting: 27/01/2020 - Council

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