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New OJEU thresholds from 1 January 2018 ...


New OJEU thresholds from 1 January 2018 ...

December 20, 2017 2:07 PM | Posted by Beresford-Jones, Jenny | Print this page

The European Commission has just published new thresholds for the application of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015, the Utilities Contracts Regulations 2016 and the Concession Contracts Regulations 2016. These come into force on 1 January 2018. Overall the thresholds are slightly, but not significantly, higher than at present.

Thresholds for contracts regulated by the Public Contracts Regulations 2015

 Type of contract

Threshold from 1 Jan 2018 

 Supply and services contracts (central government)

 £118,133

 Supply and services contracts (non-central government)

 £181,302

 Works and subsidised works contracts

£4,551,413

 Social and other services contracts falling within the "Light Touch Regime"

 £615,278

Thresholds for contracts regulated by the Utilities Contracts Regulations 2016

 Type of contract

Threshold from 1 Jan 2018

 Supply and services contracts and design contracts

 £363,424

 Works contracts

£4,551,413

 Social and other services contracts falling within the "Light Touch Regime"

 £820,370

Thresholds for contracts regulated by the Concession Contracts Regulations 2016

 Type of contract    

Threshold from 1 Jan 2018

Concession contract                                                                    

 £4,551,413

 

Posted by Jenny Beresford-Jones

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