Decision details

Standing Item: Compliance with Contract Procedure Rules

Decision Maker: Audit and Governance Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To update the Committee on Waivers and Non-Adherences (WARNs)


The Director of Finance and Customer Services and Section 151 Officer presented the Waivers and Non-Adherences (WARNs) report, these had been reviewed by the Finance Sub- Committee. 

Waivers had increased in relation to Covid related expenditure these were sometimes in an emergency, there was an expectation that the figure will reduce significantly in due course.


a)    the reason for five Waivers approved between 1 May 2022 and 31 May 2022 (6 in total in 2022/23) be received and noted; and

b)    the Finance Sub-Committee, on the 6 July 2022 had reviewed the Waivers for this period as part of its responsibility for the pipeline of procurement activity be received and noted.


Report author: Lianne Halliday

Publication date: 28/09/2022

Date of decision: 28/07/2022

Decided at meeting: 28/07/2022 - Audit and Governance Committee

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