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Guidance Approved by The Scottish MinistersIntroduction: The Best Value FrameworkRequired Best Value ArrangementsGuidance by the Best Value Task ForcePreface: The Status of Guidance Issued by the Best Value Task ForceIntroduction: Securing Best ValueCharacteristics of Best Value arrangementsChapter 1: Commitment and leadershipChapter 2: Responsiveness and consultationChapter 3: Sound governance at a strategic, financial and operational levelChapter 4: Sound management of resourcesChapter 5: Use of review and options appraisalChapter 6: Competitiveness, trading and the discharge of authority functionsChapter 7: A contribution to sustainable developmentChapter 8: Equal opportunities arrangementsChapter 9: Joint WorkingChapter 10: Accountability
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