Responsible procurement charter

The charter articulates how both UKRI and UK government strategy or policy direction align with and inform UKRI procurement strategies.



Responsible procurement charter (PDF)

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The purpose of the responsible procurement charter is to capture and communicate UK Research and Innovation’s (UKRI) strategic values, legislative obligations, policy direction and guiding principles across six key themes:

  • environmental sustainability
  • health and safety in supply chains
  • equality, diversity and inclusion
  • communities
  • supply chain resilience
  • business ethics

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