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Public Procurement Contracting Authorities Must Act to Comply With EU Procurement Changes

Published: 03 July 2015

ID: G00277237

Analyst(s): Neville Cannon , Magnus Bergfors


New EU public procurement directives are making electronic sourcing mandatory. This research identifies how central and local government IT and procurement officers need to prepare, and what actions they need to take.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • National Governments: Create Strategies to Support Contracting Authorities
  • Contracting Authorities: Invest in True E-Sourcing/E-Tendering Solutions to Maximize Benefits
  • Individual Contracting Authorities: Start Planning for Actions to Meet the New Requirements Now

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