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Vol 22 No 4 April/May 2017

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A new edition is due, details can be seen here:
Local Government Contracts and Procurement 3rd ed isbn 9781847666970

Local Government Contracts and Procurement 2nd ed

Edited by: Helen Randall

ISBN13: 9781845923129
New Edition ISBN: 9781847666970
Previous Edition ISBN: 0406948976
Published: May 2007
Publisher: Bloomsbury Professional
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £155.00

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This fully updated new edition will assist all those advising on or involved in tendering , selecting, negotiating and managing commercial contracts in local government. The book provides invaluable guidance and practical advice, starting with the principles of procurement, detailing the UK and EU constraints moving through to the process of procurement and negotiating the contract. Contractual principles are discussed and the work includes the contents of contracts for various local authority clients departments with sample clauses and hints on drafting techniques.

New coverage in the second edition includes:-

  • consideration of two new European Procurement Directives which will become UK Regulations;
  • updating of law and practice relating to municipal trading;
  • changes to local authority procurement procedure;
  • new TUPE Regulations;
  • building Schools for the Future initiative;
  • updating of law and practice relating to housing;
  • complete rewrite of Case Study on Transport.