Policy paper

Commercial operating standards for government

This documents shows how all government departments should operate commercially. This will ensure better value for money.


Commercial operating standards

Commercial Pipeline

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These standards are designed to be used internally by each department and integrated into their commercial business.

Iteration ii has been drafted to promote practices and procedures that will drive stronger commercial behaviours and the achievement of value for money at a department level. Iteration ii also includes metrics which will inform a continuous improvement approach to improving commercial delivery.

Published 4 February 2016
Last updated 22 February 2018 + show all updates
  1. New Commercial Pipeline added.
  2. Updated commercial operating standards document
  3. Updated commercial standards for government guidance document.
  4. First published.