The purpose of the report is to seek Cabinet approval to proceed with an in-advance authority to spend of £2.5m (focused on critical fleet) from the agreed Capital Investment VRP, to enable urgent fleet orders to be committed in 23/24.
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Expenditure>£500,000 and affects2 or more wards;
Decision status: For Determination
Wards affected: (All Wards);
Notice of proposed decision first published: 20/12/2023
Anticipated restriction: Part exempt - View reasons
Decision due: 9 Apr 2024 by Cabinet
Lead member: Portfolio Holder for Culture and Greener Kirklees
Lead director: David Shepherd
Department: Culture & Greener Kirklees
Contact: Nick Clegg-Brearton 01484 221000 nick Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Vehicle Replacement Programme (VRP) is a running Capital commitment programme, managed by Transport Services, a Corporate enabling service. The VRP is an investment in the Council’s fleet of the future, a fleet that enables and supports Council operations.
Engagement with services regarding specific fleet requirements is a rolling commitment, to ensure that the fleet procured, is efficient, fit for purpose, the latest emissions standards and provides value for money for the people of Kirklees.
No requirement for a formal consultation.
Members/Officers Involved: Portfolio holder and Executives