03/12/2019

The EU Procurement thresholds for 2020-2021 have been released.

The new procurement thresholds, which will apply to the public sector from 1st January 2020, have 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
Works and service

Central government bodies

£4,733,252

(€5,350,000)

£122,976

(€139,000)

£663,540

(€750,000)

£4,733,252

(€5,350,000)

Sub-central authorities

 

£4,733,252

(€5,350,000)

 

£189,330

(€214,000)

 

£663,540

(€750,000)

 

£4,733,252

(€5,350,000)

 

For reference:

These changes were published in Delegated Regulations of the Commission:

Public sector- works supplies and services thresholds (EU) 2019/1828
https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?qid=1574807901920&uri=CELEX:32019R1828

Concessions – (EU) 2019/1827
https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?qid=1574807901920&uri=CELEX:32019R1827

and conversion rates from Euro to Sterling are in Commission Communication 2019/C 370/01
https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?qid=1574808223493&uri=CELEX:52019XC1031(01)