New measures to deliver value to society through public procurement

Government have published a new story – businesses seeking to win government work must set out how they will also deliver social value priorities, following new measures launched today (24th September 2020)

  • New measures launched to promote new jobs and skills, encourage economic growth and prosperity, tackle climate change and level up the UK
  • Social value in procurement model launched today will be used by government departments to assess a supplier’s social impact
  • New approach will mean more opportunities for SMEs and social enterprises to win Government contracts by demonstrating the full extent of the value they would generate
  • Value for money will still be paramount, but a bidder’s social value score will be incorporated into assessment of contracts.

Click here for the news story article.