Freedom of information response

TUPE transfers amongst the adult social care employers

Publication date: 
Monday 7 October 2019
Request: 

1) How many separate relevant transfers (pursuant to the Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations 2006) from adult social care providers commissioned by your council took place in the years:

a) 2018/19;
b) 2017/18; and
c) 2016/17.

2) For each of these years please indicate how many of those relevant transfers related specifically to homecare providers?

3) Finally please list the reasons for each of these relevant transfers?  For example, whether the adult social care contract was terminated prior to the expiration of its term or whether the business/business unit was sold to or taken over by another care company.

Response: 

1a) 2018/19 = 1

1b) 2017/18 =1

1c) 2016/17 = 0

2a) 2018/19 = 1

2b) 2017/18 = 1 – Homecare related

2c) 2016/17 = 0

3a) 2018/19 = 1 – Service brought back in house

3b) 2017/18 = 1 – Homecare related – Tender

3c) 2016/17 = 0

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Request reference:
FOI 9357