The main changes in public procurement.

A new Public Procurement Law will enter into force on March 1, 2017. A new Procurement Law for Utilities Providers will enter into force on April 1, 2017. They transpose the Directives 2014/24 and 2014/25 of the European Parliament and of the Council and introduce a few other new rules. As a result, the contracting authorities must introduce several new phases to their purchasing process and bidders must submit more detailed bids and pay for award review.

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by Katrīne Pļaviņa, Attorney-at-law, Latvia

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