Public Procurement and Property
20th June 2022 by Melissa Reilly
We have published 'Public procurement - taking account of climate and circular economy considerations: SPPN 3/2022'.
7th April 2022 by Fiona McCaig
This note to provide details of how public bodies are to embed prompt payment performance in the supply chain through procurement processes.
4th April 2022 by Fiona McCaig
This note covers the procurement implications and options that public bodies may choose to take, beyond the UK sanctions regime, with a view to discouraging activity which may support the Russian government’s action.
6th December 2021 by Fiona McCaig
This note covers actions public bodies should take now to prepare for the transition toward a National Care Service for Scotland (NCS).
24th September 2021 by Fiona McCaig
This note covers the expansion of Fair Work First with the addition of two new Fair Work elements.
18th August 2021 by Fiona McCaig
This note covers the changes to procurement legislation that have arisen from the UK’s exit from the European Union (EU).
Annual procurement reports for 2020 – 2021: revised procurement strategies and notifying Scottish Ministers: SPPN 4/2021
15th July 2021 by Fiona McCaig
This note provides details of how a public body should notify Scottish Ministers of the publication of their annual procurement report covering the financial year 2020/21.
15th March 2021 by Fiona McCaig
This note covers the new processes commencing on 1 April 2021 obligating public bodies to apply the 5 Fair Work First criteria.
12th March 2021 by Niamh Duncan
Reminder to public procurement staff to consider their organisation's guidance on conduct during the formal Scottish Parliament election period.
21st January 2021 by Niamh Duncan
Clarification on recently strengthened climate change reporting duties and the support available.