These underpin the procurement policies and procedures within EA. Current policy and best practice can be accessed here.
The table below outlines current EA Procurement Control Limits:
EA Procurement Control Limits
|1. Up to £5,000||
A minimum of 2 quotations are obtained by the requisitioner to demonstrate the value for money has been achieved.
|2. £5,000 to £30,000||
A minimum of 2 tenders are invited by EA Procurement via eTendersNI. The process is restricted to selected tenderers only.
|3. £30,000 to EU Thresholds||
Tenders are openly advertised on eTendersNI. The process is open to all potential tenderers.
|4. Above EU Thresholds||
Tenders are openly advertised on eTendersNI and within OJEU. Tenders shall comply with the regulated EU public procurement process.