S22A Agreement under the Police Act 1996 (as amended) to be a member of the Midlands and South Fleet Buying Group
October 7th, 2015
For the Police and Crime Commissioner (“the Commissioner”) and Cambridgeshire Constabulary to become members of the Midlands and South Fleet Buying Group (“the Group”) by entering into the Vehicle Procurement Consortium Collaboration Agreement under Section 22A of the Police Act 1996 (as amended) (“the Agreement”).
The Group has been created with a vision to minimise risk and financing costs and maximise financial savings by purchasing as a consortium. It strives to combine the interests of multiple authorities into a strategic and unified approach to achieve the very best for participating members.
On the 23rd September 2015 the Commissioner’s Director of Finance provided assurance to the Commissioner and Chief Constable to confirm they should become members of the Group and the final Agreement signed.
Both the Commissioner’s Director of Finance and the Chief Constable have signed the Agreement exercising their authority under The Financial Regulations for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Police and Crime Commissioners and the respective Chief Constables.