Government Departments: Procurement

Cabinet Office written question – answered on 1st March 2017.

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Photo of Justin Madders Justin Madders Shadow Minister (Health)

To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, what proportion of government procurement is from UK companies.

Photo of Ben Gummer Ben Gummer The Paymaster General and Minister for the Cabinet Office

Information on the nationality of suppliers is not routinely held centrally.

However, the most recent analysis of contracts won by firms with UK addresses was set out in HMG's Balance of Competences Service review in the summer of 2014:

https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/review-of-uk-and-eu-balance-of-competences-call-for-evidence-on-the-single-market-free-movement-of-services .

This showed that UK firms won more than 95% of UK contracts advertised EU-wide, either by number or value.

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