Resources of type Policy Procurement Note

Procurement Policy Note (PPN) Use of Open Standards when specifying IT requirements

When purchasing software, IT infrastructure, IT security and other IT goods and services, Cabinet Office recommends that Government departments should wherever possible deploy open standards in their procurement specifications.

Mon, 05/12/2011

Procurement Policy Note 9/11 – Procurement of Open source

Procurement of Open Source

Wed, 23/11/2011

Updated Guidance on Transparency

Procurement Policy Note.  Updates to transparency guidance and implications for the use of Contracts Finder.

Mon, 03/10/2011

Procurement Policy Note 06/11 - Amendments to the Procurement Regulations, including "Uniplex"

This Procurment Policy Information Note outlines a number of amendments to the public procurement regulations that will come into effect from October 2011. 

Fri, 02/09/2011

Procurement Policy Note - Modernising the Public Procurement Rules

This PPN outlines the strategy that is being followed to influence the European Commission's proposals for modernising the public procurement rules.

Thu, 11/08/2011

Policy Procurement Update

This note covers a number of key procurement areas

Wed, 06/07/2011

EU Statistical Returns for 2010

Action Notes and accompanying spreadsheets concerning the European Union (EU) Statistics Exercise for contracts awarded in 2010.

Tue, 05/07/2011

Consultations - Public Procurement Rules and Defence and Security Directive

This PPN covers the following two consultations:

1. The European Commission has launched a consultation on the modernisation of the public procurement rules

2. The Ministry of Defence (MOD) is consulting on the implementation of the Defence and Security Directive

Fri, 11/02/2011

SME Procurement

Details of measures announced by the Minister for the Cabinet Office to promote Small Business procurement.

Fri, 11/02/2011

Procurement Policy Note (PPN) Transparency

Procurement Policy Note – Published guidance on implementing requirements for greater transparency in central Government procurement and contracting

Thu, 20/01/2011

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