Policy paper

Updated small and medium sized enterprises action plan

The department has republished its small and medium sized enterprises (SME) action plan.

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

Applies to England


SME action plan

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The plan sets out the activities that will take place to support SMEs during the department’s procurement processes. The action plan supports the government’s aspiration that 25% of spend goes to SMEs by 2015.

The updated action plan was signed off by Dr Daniel Poulter, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Health and the department’s ministerial SME Champion on 28 November 2012.

Published 7 December 2012