Since the Russian invasion of Ukraine, housing associations have been reconsidering their contracts with Russian-owned businesses, particularly Gazprom Energy.
It is our understanding that the German government has taken control of Gazprom Energy’s parent company in Germany until 30 September 2022 at the earliest. This would mean that:
We have sought further clarity from the government on this and will keep you up to date as we learn more.
The Cabinet Office has published a Procurement Policy Note for public sector organisations and contracting authorities holding contracts with Russian or Belarusian suppliers. The Procurement Policy Note states that in-scope organisations should:
More information on this can be found in their press release.
If you would like to discuss this with us then please get in touch.
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