The second reading of the Procurement Bill took place in the House of Lords yesterday, a summary of the key points we feel important to note is provided, as well as a link to the full minutes for those interested.
During Mental Health Awareness Week, we wanted to highlight the range of enablers UKUPC Members have access to - from frameworks, to training, to strategic planning – to support a mentally healthy staff.
As part of UKUPC’s commitment to our members to share knowledge and best practice, while supporting the wider procurement community, we are delighted that NEUPC and NWUPC are kicking off Mental Health Awareness Week.
LUPC wants to hear from members who can share their experiences, technical expertise and/or are interested in being part of the Tender Working Party for the current LUPC-led debt recovery framework agreement.
We are bringing to your attention a selection of forthcoming legal services events by suppliers to the current LUPC led National Legal Services framework agreement that may be of interest to your organisation.
The Cabinet Office have released a new Procurement Policy Note (PPN) which provides guidance to remind public bodies of the requirements of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 to publish information about opportunities and awards over certain low value thresholds on Contracts Finder.