Company number: 02107097
1 January 2019
to 30 June 2019
This report was filed on 13 September 2019
and approved by David Whillans
Average time taken to pay invoices: 54 days
- within 30 days: 16%
- in 31 to 60 days: 46%
- in 61 days or more: 38%
Invoices due but not paid within agreed terms: 8 %
Shortest standard payment period
Longest standard payment period
Standard payment terms
Prater Limited does not have standard payment terms, they range from 7 days to 60 days after the month-end of receipt of invoices. Payment runs are typically on a weekly basis by BACS.
Were there any changes to the standard payment terms in the reporting period?
Maximum contractual payment period agreed
Any other information about payment terms
Suppliers are notified in writing, should there be any change to the standard payment terms.
Dispute resolution process
Prater Limited actively resolve disputes as efficiently as possible. There is an escalation process in place to senior management if disputes cannot be resolved in a reasonable time frame.
Other payment information
Has this business signed up to a code of conduct or standards on payment practices? If so, which?For example, signatories to The Prompt Payment Code must commit to paying 95% of their invoices within 60 days.
Does this business offer e-invoicing in relation to qualifying contracts? This is where suppliers can electronically submit and track invoices. It’s not just allowing suppliers to email them an invoice.
Does this business offer supply chain finance? This is where a supplier who has submitted an invoice can be paid by a third-party finance provider earlier than the agreed payment date. The business would then pay the finance provider the invoiced sum.
Under its payment practices and policies, can this business deduct sums from payments under qualifying contracts as a charge for remaining on a supplier list?
During the reporting period, did the business deduct sums from payments as a charge for remaining on a supplier list?