Debarment from public contracts and the Bribery Act 2010

This practice note considers the mandatory and discretionary exclusion of contractors from competing for public contracts if they have been convicted of bribery or corruption. The note focuses on:

Please note that this practice note sets out the regime applicable before the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 (SI 2015/102) came into force on 26 February 2015.

Rachna Gokani, QEB Hollis Whiteman, and PLC Public Sector


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