Decision details

Supplier of Kitchen Units to Housing Properties

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes




That the Cabinet:

1.         Accept the Direct Award to Howden Joinery Limited for the provision of Kitchen & Bathroom Surveys and Supplies to the London Borough of Hillingdon for a five-year period at the value of £2.5m.


2.         Furthermore, agrees that this contract includes the provision to extend the contract for a five-year period (10 years in total), delegating approval of any extension to the Leader of the Council and Cabinet Member for Property, Highways & Transport, in consultation with the Corporate Director of Place.


Reasons for decision


Cabinet appointed a contractor for the supply of Kitchen Surveys and of new Kitchen furniture to support the ongoing programmes of Kitchen and Bathroom replacements needed to the Council’s housing stock.


Alternative options considered and rejected


Alternative options were considered as set out in the confidential report.


Relevant Select Committee

Property, Highways and Transport

Expiry date for any scrutiny call-in / date decision can be implemented (if no call-in)

These decisions can be called-in by a majority of Members on the Select Committee by 5pm, 17 November 2023

Officer(s) to action

Perry Scott




Private - Whilst the Cabinet's decisions above are always made public, the officer report relating to this matter is not because it was considered in the private part of the meeting and contained information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the Authority holding that information) and the public interest in withholding the information outweighed the public interest in disclosing it in accordance with Section 100(A) and paragraph 3 of Part 1 of Schedule 12 (A) to the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended).


Publication date: 10/11/2023

Date of decision: 09/11/2023

Decided at meeting: 09/11/2023 - CABINET

Effective from: 18/11/2023

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