Supply2Gov Closes on 31st March 2011 and is replaced by Contracts Finder. New public sector contract opportunities over £10,000 will be advertised and you can search for live opportunities and awarded contracts. You can also set up FREE email alerts (after registering).
Supply National SME Engagement Programme
Supply Ccontracts is a new centralised resource from Bip (who have re-vamped Supply2Gov) for start-up and small businesses and also offers free email alerts for contracts in your local area (additional areas require payment).
The End of PQQs for Smaller Contracts?
The Cabinet Office said it is “seeking to eliminate PQQs (Pre-Qualification Questionnaires) for all central government procurements under £100,000”.
You can read more about changes to PQQs, improving “transparency” in the procurement process and Contracts Finder in the Cabinet Office’s press release.
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