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).
28th July 2021 by Fiona McCaig
We have published a new Construction Policy Note (CPN) setting out measures for contracting authorities to manage and mitigate market pressures affecting the availability and affordability of construction sector resources.
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.
24th March 2021 by Fiona McCaig
New policy note reminds public sector clients on responsibilities and highlights the expectation of realistic bids.
SPPN 3/2020: Reducing the risk of human trafficking and exploitation in the performance of public contracts
12th February 2020 by Eddie Chapman
Policy note to promote a range of measures in place aimed at helping to reduce the risk of human trafficking and exploitation in the performance of public contracts.
31st January 2020 by Eddie Chapman
Policy notes on public procurement rules after EU Exit and Scottish public sector supplier cyber security guidance.
6th December 2019 by Eddie Chapman
New EU procurement threshods from 1 January 2020.
15th November 2019 by Eddie Chapman
Public consultations on climate change and on the circular economy proposals for legislation.
22nd February 2019 by Eddie Chapman
More subcontractors will be able to benefit from prompt and protected payments on another £250m of public construction contracts.