Committee Inquiry: Productivity Plan

Committee Inquiry: Productivity Plan

This inquiry explores whether the Productivity Plan addresses the main causes of low productivity in the UK and whether it is likely to achieve its desired results.

The Productivity Plan covers a wide range of areas, including the tax regime for businesses, skills, science and innovation, digital infrastructure, investment and trade.

More information about this inquiry can be found here:


In response, ACS agrees that a focus on improving productivity is a good thing, but feels that the introduction of the National Living Wage and the proposed devolution of Sunday trading regulations has the potential to damage productivity by reducing investment.

ACS' submission: