Local Government Contracts and Procurement

Second Edition

By Helen Randall

This fully updated new edition assists those involved in tendering, selecting, negotiating, and managing commercial contracts in UK local government. The book provides invaluable guidance and practical advice, starting with the principles of procurement, detailing the UK and EU constraints moving through to the process of procurement, and negotiating the contract. Contractual principles are discussed and the work includes the contents of contracts for various local authority clients departments with sample clauses and hints on drafting techniques. New coverage in this second edition includes: consideration of two new European Procurement Directives which will become UK regulations, updating of law and practice relating to municipal trading, changes to local authority procurement procedure, new TUPE Regulations, building the Schools for the Future initiative, updating of law and practice relating to housing, and the complete rewrite of Case Study on Transport.

710 pages

Publication Date: 4/12/2007
Format: Cloth
ISBN: 9781845923129

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