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EU Procurement Thresholds

Thresholds applicable from 1 January 2010 are given below. Thresholds are net of VAT.

Council Regulation 1177/2009 (L314/64 01/12/09 ). Sterling Equivalents were published in C292/01 02/12/09

PUBLIC CONTRACTS REGULATIONS 2006 - FROM 1 JANUARY 2010

 

   SUPPLIES
 SERVICES
 WORKS
 Entities listed in Schedule 1

 £101,323

(€125,000)

 £101,3232

(€125,000)

 £3,927,260

(€4,845,000)

 Other public sector contracting authorities

 £156,442

(€193,000)

 £156,442

(€193,000)

 £3,927,260

(€4,845,000)

 Prior Information Notices (Regulation 11)

 £607,935

(€750,000)

 £607,935

(€750,000)

 £3,927,260

(€4,845,000)

 Small lots (regulation 8 (12))

 £64,846

(€ 80,000)

 £64,846

(€ 80,000)

 £810,580

(€1,000,000)

1 Schedule 1 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2006 lists central government bodies subject to the WTO GPA. These thresholds will also apply to any successor bodies.

2 With the exception of the following services, which have a threshold of £156,442 (€193,000)

  • Part B (residual) services
  • Research & Development Services (Category 8)
  • The following Telecommunications services in Category 5
    • CPC 7524 - Television and Radio Broadcast services
    • CPC 7525 - Interconnection services
    • CPC 7526 - Integrated telecommunications services
  • Subsidised services contracts under regulation 34.

UTILITIES CONTRACTS REGULATIONS 2006 - FROM 1 JANUARY 2010 

   SUPPLIES
 SERVICES
WORKS
Threshold (regulation 11)
 

 £313,694

(€387,000)

 £313,694

(€387,000)

 £3,927,260

(€4,845,000)

 Periodic Indicative Notices (regulation 15)

 £607,935

(€750,000)

 £607,935

(€750,000)

 £3,927,260

(€4,845,000)

 Small lots (regulation 11(9))

 £64,846

(€80,000)

 £64,846

(€80,000)

 £810,580

(€1,000,000)