Cost to EDDC of contract with Leisure East Devon

Response to a Freedom of Information request:

“1. Description of service provided – Outsourced to a local trust – Leisure East Devon (LED) – Is a leading charitable trust and runs sports and leisure activities as well as entertainment facilities and parks throughout East Devon on behalf of the council. The land and buildings are still owned by the council, but leased to LED who have centres in Axminster, Colyton, Sidmouth, Broadclyst, Exmouth, Honiton, Ottery St Mary and Seaton. Further information on all the sites can be found on our website at and at

2. Name of contractor – LED Leisure Management Ltd

3. Start date of contract – October 2006

4. Duration of contract plus any extension options – 30 years

5. End date of contract – Lease is until 2036″

6. Contract value (please make clear if the figure provided is the total contract value or an annual value) – The Budget for the LED contract payment for year 2016/17 is £893,720 and is paid quarterly.”