Government urged to move on PFI
“I think it is really disappointing how long it is taking to get momentum and urgency into the growth plan,” he said.
“We were expecting the PFI review to be included in the March Budget,” he added.
Cridland also claimed that government officials appear to be “dazzled in the headlights” across Whitehall, resulting in little progress being made on policy and the growth agenda.
An official announcement on the reform of PFI could be delivered before next week’s Parliamentary recess, although it is understood the details of the plans are unlikely to be fleshed out until the autumn.