Government contractor Information

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A government contractor is a company ( privately owned or publicly traded but not a state-owned enterprise) – either for profit or non-profit – that produces goods or services under contract for the government. [1] Some communities are largely sustained by government contracting activity; for instance, much of the economy of Northern Virginia consists of government contractors employed directly or indirectly by the federal government of the United States. [2]

United Kingdom

Section 12(2) and (3) of the Official Secrets Act 1989 define the expression "Government Contractor" for the purposes of that Act. [3]

See also


  1. ^ Gallagher, Daisy (2006). The Government Contractor's Resource Guide. Daisy Gallagher. ISBN  9780978964702. Retrieved 17 June 2019.
  2. ^ Fox, Justin (February 8, 2007). "The Federal Job Machine". Time. Retrieved November 7, 2007.
  3. ^ The Official Secrets Act 1989 as amended, from the National Archives