Governance is ‘the highest standard ofPhnar! Among the documents accessible via the governance and democracy pages on Barnet council's website is its Contract procedure rules. I'll be poring over these this weekend (in between running an anti-cuts street stall in Burnt Oak, shopping and gardening, obviously).
in the way in which the Council and its partners operate, embodied in a set of rules and procedures’.
Why? A resident has just had this reply to his Freedom of Information questions:
a) “How many companies tendered for this [council security] contract?”
b) “If any others did, what were the companies called?”
c) “What were the reasons that 'Met Pro Rapid Response' won the contract.”
Answer: We have searched our records and have not located any recorded information falling within parts (a) to (c) of your request.