In this month’s CYPNow – a discussion of the remedies proposed by the CMA’s interim report.

More than 9 months into the Independent Review, the CMA are clearly signalling that they will be handing a set of recommendations for improvement in local authority market engagement early in 2022. Anyone who has been around the sector long enough to have absorbed previous reviews and studies may feel that much being studied and commented this time around is not saying anything we haven’t seen or heard before.

The clock is ticking on both reviews to start to deliver tangible improvements.