Decision details

Decision Maker: Corporate Director (Operational Services)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To improve poor infrastructure and to make most of Council assets in support of corporate priorities.
External contractors sought as means to ensure timely delivery of project and minimise risk of delay to project completion, to further disruption to Clacton town centre, or additional costs from delaying project.
Supported by Portfolio Holder
Decision and report attached.


Part 3, Schedule 3 – Responsibility for Executive Functions delegated to Officers paragraph 4.3 (1) – the Corporate Director has delegated authority to discharge executive functions within their respective service areas (Part 3.42). All delegations are subject to consultation where considered appropriate in the circumstances (paragraph 4.3 (4(ii) – Part 3.42).

Alternative options considered:

Option 1 - To wait for in-house service delivery option to be available. However this risked project delay and potential for non-completion as well as disruption to Clacton Town centre
As well further costs for delayed project start
Option 2 -
Option 3 -

Publication date: 03/12/2018

Date of decision: 03/12/2018