Crown Commercial Service
Prompt payment by Government suppliers
We are seeking views from suppliers to government, their representatives, public bodies and those involved in public procurement on proposals to take account of suppliers' approach to payment in their supply chain in major Government procurements, assessing whether they demonstrate a fair, effective and responsible approach towards this. This consultation closes at: 11.45pm on 5th June
This consultation closes at: 11:45am on 5 June 2018
The Government wishes to gather views on whether it would be appropriate to exclude suppliers from major government procurements if they cannot demonstrate a fair, effective and responsible approach to payment in their supply chain management.
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