3.4.1. Framework contracts
Services worth more than EUR 20 000, but less than EUR 300 000, may be contracted using the framework contract Beneficiaries 2013 (FWC BENEF 2013) entered into force on January 1st 2014 and valid until December 31th 2015. It is a multiple framework contract 'with reopening of competition'. Detailed information on how to use FWC BENEF 2013 can be found on the EuropeAid framework contract webpages. The information given in this section applies only to FWC BENEF 2013.