Dear Scottish Water,

Please could you provide me with a list of Contractors which have been used by Scottish Water in the 2016/2017 financial year.
If possible I would also be interested to know what Health & Safety requirements you set out for these contractors.

Yours faithfully,
R Turner

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Dear R Turner, 
Thank you for your request for information which we processed under the
Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002. 
Your request for information was for the following:
1. Please could you provide me with a list of Contractors which have been
used by Scottish Water in the 2016/2017 financial year. 
2. If possible I would also be interested to know what Health & Safety
requirements you set out for these contractors. 
In response to points 1-2
1. Please find attached a list of contractors which have been used by SW
directly in FY16-17. 
Please note that these are the contractors who are:
- Identified on our ‘master supplier file’ e.g. these have been formally
procured by the Procurement & Supply Chain team 
- Contractors on our ‘Approved contractor list’. These have not been
formally procured by the Procurement & Supply Chain team but have been
vetted as having the appropriate H&S accreditations to work on SW sites.
2. In terms of the H&S requirements, contractors are required to have one
of the following accreditations:
- Achilles
- CHAS
- Constructionline
- Safe Contractor
- ISO
- OHSAS 18001
- Safe Contractor
You can seek a review of this response within forty working days and
thereafter appeal to the Scottish Information Commissioner. 
Further information on the appeals procedure can be obtained from the
attached document and the Commissioner's website at
www.itspublicknowledge.info/Appeal.
Yours sincerely, 
Lidia Niemczuk-Greer
FOI Analyst
M:+44 (0)7501 471924
Scottish Water – Trusted to serve Scotland
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