20231121 - Update of GMP01 – ‘Contracting for Safety and Environmentally Sound Products, Systems and Services’ to Version 4.0
This notification is to announce the update of GMP01 - ‘Contracting for Safety and Environmentally Sound Products, Systems and Services’ to Version 4.0.
A review has been completed of GMP01, changes to the guidance include:
- Title change from ‘Contracting for Safety’ to ‘Contracting for Safety and Environmentally Sound Products, Systems and Services’;
- Mandating of Def Stans including 00-051 and 00-056, and where appropriate, 00-027 and 00-055, as stated in Paragraph 18.104.22.168;
- Changes to ensure equal representation of both Acquisition Safety and Environmental Protection when contracting for Products, Systems, and Services;
- New Paragraph added at 22.214.171.124, separating Safety management practices from Environmental management practices;
- Paragraphs 126.96.36.199-188.8.131.52 regarding assumptions drawn from the generic Delivery Team structure for this guidance have been combined into a single paragraph (Paragraph 184.108.40.206);
- Paragraphs 220.127.116.11-18.104.22.168 now cover both Safety and Environmental Performance;
- Formatting of the page to improve readability and consistency.
Full details of the update can be found on SEB 054 within Supporting Documents. SEB 054 has superseded SEB 037.