Pre-procurement considerations

View Local Government by content type:

Latest Local Government News

Featured Local Government content

Practice notes
Facilitating the performance of a duty by public officialsFacilitation payments, also known as facilitating or grease payments, are generally small...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Richard Furlong of Carmelite Chambers 12th Jan
Practice notes
This Practice Note explains the main fitness to practise hearing before the Health and Care Professions Tribunal (HCPT). It deals with preparation for...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Paul Renteurs of 2 Hare Court 12th Jan
Practice notes
Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on matters that have temporarily been altered to assist in the management of the...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Nicholas Hancox of Nicholas Hancox Solicitors Ltd and Alistair Frew of Lodders LLP 12th Jan
Practice notes
The purpose of this Practice Note is to provide a general understanding of the offences under section 1, 2 and 6 of the Bribery Act 2010 (BA 2010). It...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Joanne Kane of Carmelite Chambers 12th Jan
Practice notes
This Practice Note examines agreements entered into under sections 38 and 278 of the Highways Act 1980, considering the obligations they impose and,...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
The introduction of trial by a single justice was a response to a belief, on the part of the government, that the use of two or three justices to deal...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Quinton Newcomb of Fulcrum Chambers 12th Jan
Practice notes
When is a contract a void contract?A void contract is one that is wholly lacking in legal effect. A contract will be void where:•the parties contract...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
This Practice Note considers what damages may be available as remedy for claims in tort, including negligence claims.For general guidance on damages,...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Lina Mattsson of Hardwicke Chambers 12th Jan
Practice notes
When a public body receives a claim form for judicial review, the first step is to consider whether the claim has been brought in time. For further...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Morayo Fagborun Bennett of Hardwicke Chambers 12th Jan
Practice notes
This Practice Note provides an overview of contract expiry and of the different causes of termination and ways to discharge a contract, including...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
The termination of a contract by reason of one party’s breach of contract arises as follows:•one party to the contract is in breach of contract•the...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
There can be only one lease at a time giving a right to possession and occupation of property. Consequently, if a landlord subsequently grants a lease...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
A civil recovery order (CRO) is an order available to recover the proceeds of crime through action in the High Court, rather than the criminal court,...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on matters that have temporarily been altered to assist in the management of the...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Nicholas Hancox of Nicholas Hancox Solicitors Ltd and Alistair Frew of Lodders LLP 12th Jan
Precedents
[On headed paper][insert date][Address of tenderer provided in request for clarification]Dear [[insert contact name of tenderer] OR [insert contact...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Peter Ware of Browne Jacobson 12th Jan
Practice notes
Background to semiconductorsA semiconductor is essentially any material which has electrical conductivity and can thus either conduct, or conversely,...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Greg Burke of RPC, Paul Joseph of RPC and Sophie Tuson of RPC 12th Jan

Most recent Pre-procurement considerations content

Practice notes
Brexit impact—public procurementThe UK public procurement regime derives from EU public procurement laws, and is therefore impacted by the UK’s...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Mr Andrew Millross of Anthony Collins Solicitors 9th Apr
Practice notes
There are basically two types of consultants that are used in public procurement:•consultants with technical knowledge of what is being procured (such...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Mr Andrew Millross of Anthony Collins Solicitors 9th Apr
Practice notes
Brexit impact—public procurementThe UK public procurement regime derives from EU public procurement laws, and is therefore impacted by the UK’s...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Richard Auton of Walker Morris 9th Apr
Practice notes
Public procurement—the supply of goods, services and works to the public sector—is big business. Even in more austere recent times, the sums remain...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Jane Crees of Sharpe Pritchard 9th Apr
Practice notes
Brexit impact—public procurementThe UK public procurement regime derives from EU public procurement laws, and is therefore impacted by the UK’s...
Read More >
9th Apr
Practice notes
Brexit impact—public procurementThe UK public procurement regime derives from EU public procurement laws, and is therefore impacted by the UK’s...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Lee Digings of Lee Digings Associates 9th Apr
Practice notes
This Practice Note is a short introduction to the legal issues that arise when public bodies join together to buy goods and services.While there has...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Jane Crees and Uzma Raja 9th Apr
Practice notes
The search for alternative service delivery models that will improve efficiency and effectiveness in the public sector is nothing new. However, the...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Lee Digings of Lee Digings Associates 9th Apr
Practice notes
Brexit impact—public procurementThe UK public procurement regime derives from EU public procurement laws, and is therefore impacted by the UK’s...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Mr Andrew Millross of Anthony Collins Solicitors 9th Apr
Practice notes
The Public Services (Social Value) Act 2012 (PS(SV)A 2012) requires contracting authorities to consider how they can improve the social impact of...
Read More >
9th Apr
Practice notes
Public procurement is a buying process essentially similar to its private sector counterpart. However, procurement by contracting authorities in the...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Jane Crees of Sharpe Pritchard 9th Apr
Practice notes
Brexit impact—public procurementThe UK public procurement regime derives from EU public procurement laws, and is therefore impacted by the UK’s...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Catherine Wolfenden of Osborne Clarke 9th Apr
Practice notes
Brexit impact—public procurementThe UK public procurement regime derives from EU public procurement laws, and is therefore impacted by the UK’s...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Mr Andrew Millross of Anthony Collins Solicitors 9th Apr
Practice notes
What is a social impact bond?Social impact bonds (SIBs) were introduced as part of the Big Society initiative that was introduced by the Coalition...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with John Atkinson 9th Apr
Practice notes
Brexit impact—public procurementThe UK public procurement regime derives from EU public procurement laws, and is therefore impacted by the UK’s...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Bond Dickinson 9th Apr
Practice notes
Brexit impact—public procurementThe UK public procurement regime derives from EU public procurement laws, and is therefore impacted by the UK’s...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Mr Andrew Millross of Anthony Collins Solicitors 9th Apr
Practice notes
The best value duty (BVD) was introduced by the Local Government Act 1999 (LGA 1999). That remains the governing legislation although it has been...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Rachel Barrett of Cloisters 9th Apr
Practice notes
IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Lee Digings of Lee Digings Associates 9th Apr
Practice notes
Major projects frequently form part of a broader programme (for example, a corporate transformation programme) and project management disciplines need...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Lee Digings of Lee Digings Associates 9th Apr
Practice notes
ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived is not maintained.Brexit impact—public procurementThe UK public procurement regime derives from EU...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Lee Digings of Lee Digings Associates 9th Apr

Popular documents