The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has recently published guidelines to assist contracting authorities in the detection and prevention of bid-rigging and other anti-competitive behaviour by bidders. This paper follows on from previous guidelines issued in 2009.
The key recommendations in the recent guidance are that:
We have contacted the Cabinet Office to see if it intends to publish a Procurement Policy Note or other guidance for contracting authorities in response to the new OECD publication; we will post again if so.
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