Issue details

Approval to enter into Call-Off Contract from the Procurement Across London (PAL) Framework Agreement for the Supply of Fresh Fruit and Vegetables.

Approval to enter into a Call off contract for the supply to Havering Schools for the supply of fresh and frozen fruit and vegetables for the school catering services.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 16/07/2020

Reason for urgency:
This matter is being dealt with under general excpetion and the Chair of the Overview and Scrutiny Board will be informed. This is to enable the provision of supplies for school catering to be in place in time for the summer term.

Decision due: Not before 25th Mar 2021 by Director Children's Services

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Children's Services

Lead director: Director Children's Services

Department: Children's Services

Contact: Trevor Cook, Assistant Director for Education Services Email:


All relevant members, officers and business partners have been consulted.  The Chair of Overview and Scrutiny Board will be informed.