COUNTED4 COMMUNITY INTEREST CO v SUNDERLAND CITY COUNCIL (2015; Carr J)

20 Jan 2016 | by Monckton Chambers

In the first suspension application to be heard by the High Court under regulation 96(1) of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015, the court refused an application to lift an automatic suspension on a local authority. Counted4 challenge Sunderland City Council’s award of a contract for the provision of substance misuse treatment and harm reduction services to another tenderer.

Fiona Banks successfully represented Counted4 in resisting the application to lift the suspension.

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