EU procurement thresholds for the public sector

The EU Procurement thresholds for 18/19 have been released.

21/12/2017

The new procurement thresholds which will apply to the public sector from 1st January 2018 have now been published.

A short summary of the main thresholds is below.

 

Type of Authority Type of Contract
Works Supplies & Services Light Touch Regime Services Concessions
Central government authorities £4,551,413
(€5,548,000)
£118,133
(€144,000)
£615,278
(€750,000)
£4,551,413
(€5,548,000)
Sub-central authorities £4,551,413
(€5,548,000)
£181,302
(€221,000)
£615,278
(€750,000)
£4,551,413
(€5,548,000)

 

The change in Euro thresholds for the Public Sector Directive 2014/24/EU is in:
Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2017/2365 of 18 December 2017 amending Directive 2014/24/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council in respect of the application thresholds for the procedures for the award of contracts (Text with EEA relevance. )

The change in Euro thresholds for the Concessions Directive 2014/23/EU is in:
Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2017/2366 of 18 December 2017 amending Directive 2014/23/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council in respect of the application thresholds for the procedures for the award of contracts (Text with EEA relevance. )

The corresponding values in GB pounds are set out in:
Communication from the Commission — Corresponding values of the thresholds of Directives 2014/23/EU, 2014/24/EU, 2014/25/EU and 2009/81/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council

 

If you would like more information please contact a member of the procurement team.

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