Decision details

For the Council to enter into a new contract for the supply of electricity to 264 sites within TDC’s portfolio

Decision Maker: Overview & Scrutiny Panel

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


This is to renew the provision of electricity supplies to Thanet Council sites


To procure a new contract for the Electricity supply, with the objective of securing best value for money for the Council.

Reasons for the decision:

The decision was made to ensure that a new contract can be sought at the earliest opportunity through the LASER Framework tendering process. This is to ensure a minimal amount of time in Out of Contract rates if applicable


Alternative options considered:

To not procure a new contract, which could mean being charged un-favourable Out of Contract rates with the current supplier.

Publication date: 22/09/2023

Date of decision: 22/09/2023

Effective from: 30/09/2023

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