How DfE is procuring and working with small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).


Small and medium-sized enterprises action plan

Ref: DfE-00144-2019PDF, 1.67MB, 21 pages


DfE’s SME action plan covers:

  • previous spending
  • how we procure and support SMEs
  • how we will increase spending with SME third-party suppliers

The government aims to spend 33% of their third-party budget with SMEs by March 2022.

Published 12 July 2019