Public Procurement Note 02/20: supplier relief due to COVID-19
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We deliver straight-forward and effective public procurement advice that assists you with understanding your rights and ensuring compliance with your obligations in relation to public procurement issues.
Whether you are a public sector body looking to procure the provision of goods, services or works, or are a company seeking to secure public tendering opportunities, we offer pragmatic and commercially-focused legal advice on resolving public procurement issues.
Depending on the process being used for a particular procurement, we can advise you on compliance with your procedural obligations and ensure effective evaluation of tenders as well as your rights.
As a procuring organisation, we can also assist in drafting the legal terms and conditions of your proposed contract and can review any tender documentation that you may propose to use. Alternatively, if you are on the receiving end of a formal procurement challenge, we can help you resolve it.
Our significant experience of advising on public procurement issues includes working as part of large public sector legal teams.
Our public procurement specialists have first-hand experience of the issues faced by public sector bodies when undertaking public procurement exercises and the challenges that unsuccessful bidders may bring.
Knowing that very short time limits can apply to bringing formal procurement challenges through the courts and having an understanding of the associated cost implications, we can advise you on the redress options available to you quickly and clearly so that you can make the right decision.
For public procurement support, please contact us on 01332 226 124 or complete the form below.
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