Decision Record 164 – Provision of GSM Gateway Service

Office of Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime CommissionerOffice of Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner




Decision Record Number 164

This document records a decision taken by the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner, together with details of the advice he received prior to taking the decision.


Decision taken


To agree a Single Tender Authorisation for the provision of a gateway between the Force’s internal telephone system and mobile phones to reduce the cost of landline to mobile calls. This contract is already in place for a three year period, however on the last two years spend it will now go over the £25k threshold and is over the £10k threshold for an STA.


Details of advice taken


Professional operational, financial and legal advice has been sought to ensure the decision best supports frontline operational needs and represents value for money.


Stephen Mold

Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner

23rd September2019