Power to Change response to consultation paper on Social Value in Procurement
In this response Power to Change are responding to the following three questions:
Q1: Do you agree with the proposed policy metrics in the model in the attached annex? Do you have examples of such metrics being successfully used in public procurement?
Q2: Do you agree that the proposed minimum 10% weighting for evaluating social value in the bid is appropriate?
Q3: Does the proposed approach risk creating any barriers to particular sizes or types of bidders, including SMEs or VCSEs? How might these risks be mitigated?