Legislation is the act of making laws by governing bodies in order to regulate, to authorise, to prescribe, to provide, to sanction, to grant, to declare or to restrict. Procurement need to be aware of the relevant legislation in place when procuring at global or local level.

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Carbon Climate

It is procurements responsibility to consider the carbon footprint of products and activities and their effect on the environment when making sourcing decisions.

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TUPE regulations are designed to protect the rights of employees in a transfer situation enabling them to enjoy the same terms and conditions, with continuity of employment as before.

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Freedom of Information Act 2000

Many Governments around the world share a common goal and that is to try and reverse the working premise that everything is secret unless otherwise stated, to a position where everything...

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