Local authority agrees major outsourcing deal

OUTSOURCING group Capita has agreed a major contract with a North West local authority, designed to support economic growth, while also delivering cost savings.

Capita has been named as preferred bidder by Blackburn with Darwen Council to become its technical services partner. The partnership is expected to be worth at least £60m over the next five years, and could be extended for another five years.

Capita, which has a long-standing relationship with the council, said this deal would create the north's first... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...