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Non-profit Making Associations

Volume 488: debated on Tuesday 24 February 2009

To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster if he will update the “Think Smart: think voluntary sector” good practice guidance on procurement to include social enterprise. (257063)

I have no plans to update the “Think Smart: Think Voluntary Sector” guidance. Although the title refers to the voluntary sector, the key messages embedded in the document of improving the participation of third sector organisations in public service contracting are relevant for all third sector organisations including social enterprises.