Transparency data

Prompt Payment Monthly Statistics – October 2011

All Standard Terms and Conditions of contracts for goods and services contain provision so that:



  • DCMS will pay a correctly submitted invoice within 30 days of receipt for contracted work that has been correctly performed an identical provision exists so that any sub contractors are similarly treated by the main contractor
  • The department has introduced strict monitoring of these targets

Suppliers can help by ensuring all necessary details are included on invoices, they are correctly addressed, and any change of name and address on their part is notified promptly to the department.