Greenwich Council

Issue details

Award of Publication Distribution Services Framework

1.    To approve the use of the distribution framework agreement procured by the London Borough of Hackney for the purchase of publication distribution services.


2.    To note that the Royal Borough of Greenwich is a named party to the framework agreement as recorded within the OJEU notice.


3.    To note that this is a single supplier framework and all services are provided by London Letterbox Marketing.


4.    To appoint London Letterbox Marketing for a period of up to four years in the sum of £873,600 over the period of the contract.


5.    To agree that the Council accepts the pricing schedule which ensures the successful contractor pays its staff London Living Wage, in line with our commitment as an accredited London Living Wage employer. To note that this will result in a significant increase in costs compared to the previous Framework agreement.





Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: Item Called In

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 10/04/2018

Decision due: 26 Nov 2018 by Director of Communities and Environment

Lead member: Leader of the Council

Lead director: Director of Communities and Environment

Department: DCE

Contact: Stuart Godfrey, Assistant Director Communications and Democratic Services (Communities and Environment) Email: Tel: 020 8921 8124.