EC Thresholds

Details of the thresholds from 1 January 2014 are given below. Figures are net of VAT.

PUBLIC CONTRACTS REGULATIONS 2006 – FROM 1 JANUARY 2014

SUPPLIES SERVICES WORKS
Entities listed in Schedule 11 £111,676
(€134,000)
£111,6762
(€134,000)
£4,322,0123
(€5,186,000)
Other public sector contracting authorities £172,514
(€207,000)
£172,514
(€207,000)
£4,322,0123
(€5,186,000)
Indicative Notices £625,050
(€750,000)
£625,050
(€750,000)
£4,322,012
(€5,186,000)
Small lots £66,672
(€80,000)
£66,672
(€80,000)
£833,400
(€1,000,000)

1 Schedule 1 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2006 lists central government bodies subject to the World Trade Organisation’s (WTO) Government Procurement Agreement (GPA). These thresholds will also apply to any successor bodies.

2 With the exception of the following services, which have a threshold of £172,514 (€207,000)

  • 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

3 Including subsidised works contracts under regulation 34.

UTILITIES CONTRACTS REGULATIONS 2006 – FROM 1 JANUARY 2014

SUPPLIES SERVICES WORKS
All sectors £345,028
(€414,000)
£345,028
(€414,000)
£4,322,012
(€5,186,000)
Indicative Notices £625,050
(€750,000)
£625,050
(€750,000)
£4,322,012
(€5,186,000)
Small lots £66,672
(€80,000)
£66,672
(€80,000)
£833,400
(€1,000,000)