Digital Marketplace

Bringing policy and digital together to deliver contracts

a member of the contracts team in front of a roadmap

Government buyers and suppliers have told us that they sometimes find government contracts long, complicated and hard to use. So we’re working with Crown Commercial Service, the Government Legal Department and law firm DLA Piper to simplify the contracts that are commonly used to buy goods and services across the public sector.

It takes 2: how we use pair writing

Subject expect in control of the writing while the content designer looks at the same screen and helps to simplify the language.

A content designer's job is to write in the simplest way to help our users do things that are often complex. To make sure the words we use are both clear and accurate, we often need input from experts in a particular area. We’ve found that working together to ‘pair write’ is a good way to do this.