Consultation outcome

Revised best value statutory guidance consultation paper (for England)

This consultation was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

This consultation has concluded

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Revised best value statutory guidance consultation: summary of responses and government response

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Detail of outcome

The consultation invited views on the proposal to include guidance on the requirements of the Public Sector Equality Duty in relation to public sector procurement and new guidance on the funding of extremist organisations.

Original consultation

This consultation ran from to

Summary

This consultation seeks views on proposed changes to the best value statutory guidance.

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Consultation description

This consultation invites views on the proposal to revise best value statutory guidance to include further guidance on the requirements of the Public Sector Equality Duty in relation to public sector procurement.

It is suggested that best value authorities should avoid ‘gold-plating’ the Act. The government also proposes that revised guidance should make it clear that councils should not fund extremist organisations.