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Private Rented Housing: Electrical Safety

Question for Cabinet Office

UIN HL85, tabled on 18 May 2016

To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will ensure that central government procurement policies are used whenever possible to create jobs with training for people from disadvantaged areas or with individual handicaps.

Answered on

31 May 2016

The Public Contracts Regulations (2015) allow Contracting Authorities to reserve contracts for sheltered workshops and suppliers whose main aim is the social and professional integration of disabled or disadvantaged persons, or provide for such contracts to be performed in the context of sheltered employment programmes.

Answered by

Cabinet Office