Monday, 26 November 2012
So hopw long does a One barnet procurement take to assess? If you are Barnet Council there are two answers.
If you are part of the One Barnet team and you are employing a contractor to assess the relevant information it takes eight to ten weeks as a full time job. They have just appointed a contractor for ten weeks according to their website
Apoointment of Evaluator for DRS Procurement
If you are a councillor on a scrutiny commitee, according to the Leader of the Council, Richard Cornelius a few hours of "giuided reading" of the 8,000 page contract is ample.
You can hear him defend this by clicking this link and advancing to 1.04.10
"You can bet your bottom dollar that if this plan works, you will see this in a council near you"