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Social value and SME case studies

Case studies demonstrating how government actions are increasing contracts with small and medium enterprises.


SME case study: uniforms contract

SME case study: securing crowded places

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The documents above give an overview of the department’s actions to increase the number of contracts with small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and successful case studies.

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Published 9 March 2012
Last updated 22 December 2021 + show all updates
  1. Update to introductory text in 'details' area of landing page.

  2. Page title amended from 'Small and medium enterprises: Home Office case studies' to 'Social value and SME case studies'; Dungavel, Immigration Removal Centre procurement case study added.

  3. Added case studies for 'HMPO Digital Future Services' and 'Range of centralised DDaT service contracts'.

  4. Case study about securing crowded places published.

  5. First published.