Issue details

Issue details

The Future of Westlands Older Persons Home - The Outcome of the Consultation and Procurement Processes

To advise on the outcome of the public consultation into the future of Westlands Older Persons Home and to determine its future. To advise on the outcome of the process to identify a provider for a new care home in Leighton Buzzard and to agree a preferred provider.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £200,000 and Effects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: Leighton Buzzard North; Leighton Buzzard South;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 07/09/2017

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  -

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
Some information relating to the procurement process may be commercially sensitive.

Open/Exempt: Open;

Decision due: 9 October 2018 by EXECUTIVE

Comment: Comments by 09/09/2018 to Contact Officer

Lead member: Adults, Social Care & Housing Operations (HRA) - Executive Member

Lead director: Director of Social Care, Health and Housing

Department: Executive Forward Plan

Contact: Tim Hoyle, Assistant Director of Strategic Commissioning Email: Tel: 0300 300 6065.

Consultation process

Full public consultation - August to November 2017


Residents, relatives, stakeholder groups and any other interested parties.

Agenda items


  • The Future of Westlands Older Persons Home - The outcome of the consultation and procurement processes