Decision details

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


RESOLVED that the establishment of a Joint Venture service model to contract for the provision of property consultancy, facilities management, cleaning and catering services be agreed, and that the Joint Venture (between Devon County Council and Norse Group) be awarded a service contract starting 1 April 2022, for an initial 5 year period plus DCC extension options of 3+2 years.

Reason Key: Strategic, Political or Financial Significance;

Divisions Affected: (All Divisions);

Other reasons / organisations consulted



Scrutiny Committee

Contact: Justin Bennetts Email:, Rob Parkhouse, Head of Digital Transformation and Business Support Email:

Report author: Rob Parkhouse

Publication date: 14/10/2021

Date of decision: 13/10/2021

Decided at meeting: 13/10/2021 - Cabinet

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