State Aid? State What?!

Do you need to think
about State Aid risk on
your procurement project?

Make sure you know what
to look out for with our
handy new guide
from our state aid experts.

Looking to challenge a procurement decision?

Suppliers wishing to challenge have only a short time frame in which to act. Click here for our useful guide.

Latest news

Visit our blog for all the latest news, updates and commentary on issues affecting procurement law.

Which Regulations do you need?

To get up to speed with the various new procurement law regulations, please click below;

> Concession Contracts Regulations 2016 

> Utilities Contracts Regulations 2016

> Public Contracts Regulations 2015 

If you're not sure which regulations apply, click here.

A note on thresholds under the Public Contracts Regulations 2015

These thresholds apply from 1 January 2018.

 

 

 Supply and services contracts (central government)

 

 

 £118,133

 

 

 Supply and services contracts

(sub-central government)

 

 

 £181,302

 

 

 Works contracts (central and sub-central)

 

 

 £4,551,413         

 

 

 

The threshold for public service contracts falling under the "light touch regime" for social and other specific services listed at Schedule 3 is £615,278 from 1 January 2018.

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The Procurement Portal aims to provide a "one stop shop" for procurement law queries and advice.

Click here to email our team with your query.

New public procurement e-learning tools

We have teamed up with BuiltIntelligence* to develop an e-learning tool and procurement webinar. 

> Procurement e-learning: Remedies Directive
Designed to help you recognise key risk areas in the procurement life-cycle.

> New Public Contracts Regulations 2015 webinar
Are you struggling to get a handle on the Public Contracts Regulations 2015? If so, procurement experts Greg Gibson and Helen Prandy will guide you through the key changes in the new Regulations and provide practical answers to some of the tricky issues raised. The webinar is priced at £49 + VAT.

* Mills & Reeve LLP receives a share of the course fees from BuiltIntelligence to reflect our contribution to the course content.