Notification mechanism


This tool is available to national authorities and contracting authorities/entities in order to receive an assessment, in which the Commission services will express their views on whether the procurement plan complies with EU procurement rules, without prejudice to any future legal interpretation or assessment.

If the project you are working on is an infrastructure project with a total estimated value of at least EUR 500 million or is otherwise of high importance, and you have reached a decision on how the project will be carried out from a public procurement point of view, and have advanced with the preparation of the necessary tender documentation, you can notify the project to the Commission here:


Submit a notification