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What good looks like (guide series)

Our Specialist Assurance team has created guides to assist you. The first two in this series cover procurement and contract management. It is essential that an organisation, and those responsible for its governance, understand the importance of carrying out these processes in a transparent, accountable, impartial, and equitable way that delivers best public value.

What good looks like: Procurement

Procurement is an overarching term used to describe the business processes associated with purchasing goods and services.

What good looks like: Contract Management

We use the term contract management to describe activities that take place once goods and services have been sourced and the final delivery of those goods and services.

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Page last updated: 10 June 2021

Martin Richardson, Acting Director, Specialist Audit and Assurance Services

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