Awarding Framework Call-Off Contracts

15 Apr 2019 - West Midlands Fire Service Headquarters,

This course is designed to provide delegates with an understanding of the requirements for awarding compliant contracts from framework agreements. In addition, the regulatory requirements for using other authorities’ frameworks means clear understanding is needed not just of the buyer’s requirements but also of the restrictions of use associated with framework agreements established by other contracting bodies in order to reduce the risk of challenge.

Who should attend?

This course is aimed at procurement practitioners, contract managers, compliance managers and operational stakeholders.

Agenda

  • Introduction to Frameworks
  • Relevance of EU Rules and the Treaty Principles
  • Key rules for Frameworks
  • Who can use a Framework
  • Awarding contracts under a Framework
  • Issues resulting in using other authorities Frameworks
  • Considerations for Contracts Finder
  • Risk of legal challenge
  • Ineffectiveness
  • Case law

Cost

£99 + VAT per delegate.

All prices shown are per delegate excluding VAT at the current rate.

For information on the above course or to book, contact themis@achilles.com or Tel:+44 (0)1224 337536