Procurement policy note 09/15: assisting with procurement investigations

This guidance sets out the requirements for contracting authorities to comply with CCS Mystery Shopper investigations into procurement.


Procurement Policy Note: Requirements for contracting authorities to assist with procurement investigations

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This note explains new statutory requirements for certain authorities to comply with procurement investigations conducted by the CCS Mystery Shopper service.

Published 1 June 2015