Decision details

New and Revised Procurement Policies and Procedures

Decision Maker: Administrative Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


to increase the threshold from £5,000 to £10,000 for the mandatory use of local suppliers.


The Committee resolved to


1)    Note and agree the updates to the existing Procurement Policies and Procedures

2)    Review and agree the four new Procurement procedures

3)    Note that it is currently not possible to implement a requested action to increase the threshold for all local procurements to £10k and agree that this will be considered at the next review of contract standing orders.

Report author: Hilary Gillies

Publication date: 20/01/2023

Date of decision: 19/01/2023

Decided at meeting: 19/01/2023 - Administrative Committee

Effective from: 27/01/2023

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