4908 - NHS Property Services: Billing (Answered)

Rosie Cooper
To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many contractors commissioned to undertake work for NHS Property Services have had to wait more than (a) one, (b) three and (c) six months to be paid in each of the last three years.

George Freeman

Information relating to contractors undertaken to work for NHS Property Services Ltd can be found in the table below.

Within payment

terms

Up to 1 month

1 to 3 months

3 to 6 months

More than

6 months

Total

2013

Number of

Invoices

9,443

677

217

31

5

10,373

%

91.03%

6.53%

2.09%

0.30%

0.05%

100.00%

2014

Number of

Invoices

11,095

1,086

648

200

57

13,086

%

84.79%

8.30%

4.95%

1.53%

0.44%

100.00%

2015

Number of

Invoices

2,517

412

345

108

17

3,399

%

74.05%

12.12%

10.15%

3.18%

0.50%

100.00%