Issue details

Grant agreement for receipt of SIP funding and call off from a multi supplier framework to deliver the SIP funded invest in fibre project

The Leader is requested to agree to:

1. Accept SIP funding of £800,000 from the London Borough of Bexley

and enter into grant terms and conditions with Bexley for and on behalf of

the Council to deliver the SIP funded invest in fibre project.

2. Access Bexley’s framework for ducting, gigabit managed service and

infrastructure services (Reference Number: 5139), a multi – supplier

procurement framework.

3. Conduct a mini competition between the Suppliers appointed to the

framework to identify an organisation to provide infrastructure services to

a number of public sector sites within Rainham.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 28/06/2021

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - View reasons

Contact: Daniel Moore, Economic Development Email:

Consultation process

One Source Business Partners will be consulted