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MPs take evidence on local Government procurement

11 November 2013

The Communities and Local Government Committee holds its third oral evidence session, focusing on tackling fraud and corruption

Witnesses

Monday 11 November 2013.

4.15pm – tackling fraud and corruption

  • Dr Elizabeth David Barrett, Transparency International UK
  • Paul Mallory, Vice President, International Association for Contract and Commercial Management
  • Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy

Background

In July the Committee launched an investigation into local government procurement with a focus on the extent to which the sector is delivering good value for money and meeting the objectives of local communities.  This third oral evidence session will focus on how local government can ensure probity and good governance in its procurement activities, and tackle the risk of fraud in local service delivery by both the public and private sector.

Further information

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