Decision details

Weyside Urban Village – Legal Advisor

Decision Maker: Joint Strategic Director - Place

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


We undertook a tender exercise with 15 expressions of interest received. we then shortlisted down to four suppliers for the ITT stage. All suppliers submitted a response and DWF LLP were deemed to have submitted the best technical and commercial offer. DWF LLP will provide legal support for the project team working on the Weyside Urban Village Programme.

Reasons for the decision:

To appoint a legal advisor to support on the Weyside Urban Village Programme.

Alternative options considered:

We had an existing legal advisor and the decision was taken to re-procure legal services to ensure the council were receiving best value.

Publication date: 22/09/2022

Date of decision: 22/09/2022