The upcoming election is about more than just Brexit – it is about investment into public services. December is a critically important time for suppliers to ready themselves for an upturn in the volume of contract notices in the following three months. Our research shows that there is a consistent uplift in the first quarter of the calendar year.
Post general election will be the first time major political parties have focused on spending growth in years, and our latest report The Public Sector in 2020 and Beyond outlines why 2020 is set to be a golden year of opportunity for suppliers to the public sector.
The report also covers;
* Please note this report was published prior to the general election on December 12 2019. The results of this election gave the Conservative party a comfortable majority, meaning that the Government will likely find it easy to introduce the legislation and changes to public spending that they wish. Click here to read our review on what we know so far about the pledges the Government made before the election, and the effect they are likely to have for business within the public sector.