The Effects of Compulsory Competitive Tendering and European Law on Local Authorities (Studies in Law, Volume 6)

by Philip Gosling

Publisher: Springer

Written in English
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  • EU law: financial, taxation, commercial, industrial,
  • Administrative Law,
  • International Law,
  • Law,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Litigation,
  • Law / International,
  • Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice,
  • International,
  • Government purchasing,
  • Great Britain,
  • Law and legislation,
  • Letting of contracts,
  • Municipal services
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Number of Pages320
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Open LibraryOL12804308M
ISBN 109041198253
ISBN 109789041198259

Public procurement refers to the process by which public authorities, such as government departments or local authorities, purchase work, goods or services from companies. To create a level playing field for all businesses across Europe, EU law sets out minimum harmonised public procurement rules. More information on European public procurement. Tendering is based on the principles of competition, fairness and accessibility, transparency, openness and probity. Generally, Public entities the world over are subjected to open tendering by law so as to prevent fraud, waste corruption or local protectionism. (Global trade negotiations, 18th December ). avoid competitive tendering rules that would otherwise have been mandated by EU law. In many countries, there has been a systematic use of the national security exemption to secure contracts for domestic suppliers for a broad range of military equipment requirements ranging from boots to bullets that raise no obvious national security concerns.

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Between andlocal authorities in the UK were required by the Local Government, Planning and Land Actand later by the Local Government Acts of and to demonstrate competitiveness in procurement through a statutory Compulsory Competitive Tendering (CCT) procedure regulated by the Secretary of State.

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Compulsory competitive tendering (CCT) was one of the key privatisation measures of the Conservative governments ofwhich brought much insecurity into the lives of those who provided services to local authorities.

Much to the joy of local authority workers and trade unions, in June the new Labour Government announced that the rules on CCT would be changed after a. the effects of compulsory competitive tendering and european law on local authorities studies in law Posted By Lewis CarrollPublic Library TEXT ID b6 Online PDF Ebook Epub Library and so the theory goes consequently the purchaser and taxpayer will gain better value for money in reality this rarely occurs writes contributor murray b stanley.

One of the most significant developments affecting local government in the past fifteen years has been the imposition of compulsory competitive tendering. Initially compulsory competitive tendering (CCT), as imposed by the local Government, Planning and Land Actonly affected the ability of local authorities to perform construction and maintenance work via their Direct Labour Organisations.

The introduction and development of compulsory competitive tendering (CCT) in local authorities have been at the heart of recent Conservative governments’ agendas for change.

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Compulsory Competitive Tendering (CCT) Practical Law UK Glossary (Approx. 2 pages) Ask a question Glossary Compulsory Competitive Tendering (CCT) Related Content. An initiative whereby local authorities were forced to open up in-house services, such as refuse collection and road maintenance, to private competition in the s in an.

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(CCT)is a requirement for public sector organizations to allow private sector firms to bid for the delivery of services (such as catering, cleaning, security, transport) in competition with any internal provision by the organization itself.

The policy was developed by the UK Conservative government of the s, and the intention was to introduce ‘market relationships’ into the public. Competitive tendering (bidding) is a widely used procurement method within government agencies and private sector organisations.

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David Parker, The Local Government Act and Compulsory Competitive Tendering, Urban Studies, /, 27, 5, (), (). Crossref Phillip Toner, Contracting out publicly funded vocational education: A transaction cost critique, The Economic and Labour Relations Review, /, 25, 2, ( Kerley, R.

and Wynn, D. () ‘Competitive Tendering: The Transition to Contracting in Scottish Local Authorities’, Local Government Studies (September/October), pp. 35–41 Google Scholar LGIU () CCT on the Record: A Review of Compulsory Competitive Tendering under the Local Government Act (London: Local Government Information Unit).

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Shipping in the UK is free. Competitive shipping rates world-wide. Trevor Colling, Research Fellow in the Industrial Relations Research Unit at the University of Warwick, discusses the experience of two local authorities, one Labour‐ and the other Conservative‐controlled, in managing compulsory competitive tendering.

Both authorities were faced with the task of making radical changes in employment. Competitive Tendering in United Kingdom Definition of Competitive Tendering. In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Competitive Tendering: The introduction of competition into the provision of public services with the aim of improving the cost-effectiveness and quality of these affected a wide range of public bodies, from local authorities to the.

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Compulsory competitive tendering (CCT) of blue-collar services such as refuse collection and street cleaning was introduced in the UK by the Local Government Act This law, imposed by central government, obliged elected local authorities to expose specific services to competitive tendering at fixed intervals and subject to national guidelines.

Public procurement law is based on the free movement principles of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU). It requires equal treatment and transparency in public tendering. Competition law seeks to ensure that EU and national markets operate efficiently for the benefit of consumers.

Competitive Tender A way to distribute a bond to investors. In a competitive tender, the issuer receives bids from large companies or other investors to buy the bond issue; the highest bid receives the issue. The winner, at its discretion, may or may not distribute portions of the issue on the secondary market.

The Bank of Canada uses competitive.The affects on the landscape industry of the introduction of compulsory competitive tendering (CCT) into local authority grounds maintenance work is described. The extent of the problems associated with the contract tender process and the main features of the contract period are described and an evaluation of the impact that CCT has had on local authority finances is also undertaken, together.public authorities.

One of the principal means used to achieve this end was the introduction of greater competition, by means of market testing in the case of central government services and the imposition of compulsory competitive tendering (CCT) upon local government.

Market testing and CCT held several attractions for the government: a reduction.