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This consultation needs to be read in conjunction with the draft Procurement Regulations to get the full picture of how the reforms will benefit small businesses.
In July 2013, the DCLG launched its consultation on an updated national waste planning policy.
Pickles pushes publicity code download
Eric Pickles seems to have a bee in his bonnet about councils that are issuing news sheets to their residents more frequently than quarterly.
Healthcare at Home Ltd v Common Services Agency (Scotland) concerns the interpretation of the ‘reasonably well-informed and normally diligent’ tenderer.
GAD — changes to the passport system download
The Government Actuary’s Department (GAD) has confirmed substantial changes to its processes for issuing ‘passport’ certificates to firms involved in public sector outsourcing projects.
The Department of Energy & Climate Change has published the final allocation framework for the October 2014 contracts-for-difference allocation round.
Developing allotments download
The term ‘allotment’ usually refers to land held by a local authority under the Allotment Acts 1908–1950, but it is also possible for allotments to be privately owned.
The Department for Communities and Local Government has launched a technical consultation on further proposals for reform of the planning process.
Mansfield District Council received grant money from the European Regional Development Fund for two development projects relating to town-centre improvements.
A powerful collaboration of local authorities came together to launch APSE Energy on 11 June 2014 in Parliament.
Do you need a copyright licence? download
Last year Brighton and Hove Council agreed to pay the Copyright Licensing Agency an undisclosed sum in respect of retrospective licence fees and legal costs.
Martin Retail Group Ltd v Crawley Borough Council: the Competition Act 1998 ‘lands’ a council with a problem download
The Central London County Court has ruled that a restriction on use in a lease breaches the Chapter I prohibition of the Competition Act 1998.
The DCLG has published revised criteria for deciding which local planning authorities are to be regarded as ‘poor performers’ in relation to their handling of planning applications.
The case of R (on the application of Sky Blue Sports & Leisure Ltd and others) v Coventry City Council  EWHC 2089 (Admin) is an interesting one.
On 1 July 2014, BIS published new guidance on how to apply the new EU General Block Exemption Regulation.
A Charity Commission intervention and a recent VAT tribunal case highlight the need for local authorities to consider their legal position carefully when giving funding to charities.
The European Court of Justice has recently heard a discrimination claim brought by a Danish child minder, Karsten Kaltoft, against his local authority.
Proposed changes to the Environmental Impact Assessment Directive received approval from the European Parliament in March 2014.
The Deregulation Bill is part of the government’s Red Tape Challenge, the aim of which is to reduce the burden of regulation.
The threat of blackouts and proposed price hikes in energy costs serves as a reminder that the UK’s energy policy continues its rise up the barometer of economic and political importance.