Policy paper

The government's policy for the Groceries Code Adjudicator

Explains the government’s policy relating to the Groceries Code Adjudicator Bill that was introduced into the House of Lords on 10th May 2012…

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

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The government's policy for the Groceries Code Adjudicator. Taking forward the establishment of a body to monitor and enforce compliance with the Groceries Supply Code of Practice (GSCOP): the Groceries Code Adjudicator.

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Explains the government’s policy relating to the Groceries Code Adjudicator Bill that was introduced into the House of Lords on 10th May 2012. Sets out why the government proposes to set up the Groceries Code Adjudicator and explains what the Bill is seeking to achieve. The Bill aims to enhance protection for suppliers, through ensuring that large retailers treat them fairly by lawfully adhering to the Groceries Code.

Published 11 May 2012