This is a great step for the industry. A quarter of councils use PAS91 (the UK standard pre-qualification questionnaire), and a third use the government's standard questionnaire.

Interestingly though, the survey from Specialist Engineering Contractors’ Group the says that it could find little evidence of standard marking schemes, which has to be the next big step to enable the industry to learn bid to bid, and to continue to irradiate bias marking from public bodies.